June 22, 2017

Amy Hall, RN, PhD, CNE has joined the team at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University as the new Dean of the School of Nursing, bringing nearly 30 years of nursing and education experience to the role. Dr.

June 22, 2017

Nine graduates of the North Oaks Dietetic Internship Program celebrated their accomplishments at a ceremony and reception held June 8 at the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center in Hammond.

June 22, 2017

Capital Area Human Services (CAHS) announced that they will host a community organizational meeting to implement outreach strategies to combat opioid abuse.

The community meeting is scheduled on Friday, June 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Capital Area Human Services campus, 4615 Government Street, Building 2, Room 200, in Baton Rouge. The meeting is dedicated to creating response methods for combating opioid abuse, through a national grass roots program called Facing Addiction.   

June 22, 2017

Shon Cowan Baker, PhD, CFRE has been appointed Chief Development Officer for the Foundation for Woman’s, the philanthropic arm of Woman’s Hospital. Shon leads the Woman’s Development team in connecting donors to the hospital through philanthropic outreach.

June 22, 2017

The Humana Foundation will be announcing on June 29 a new initiative with Capital Area Human Services District that will improve physical health outcomes, and increase life expectancies for adults with serious mental illnesses.

The peer-led Total Health Program will focus on integrated primary and behavioral healthcare services, such as a support groups, instructor-led fitness classes, nutrition and health education, and smoking cessation.