January 18, 2018

Lane Regional Medical Center announced that Heather O’Laughlin, AuD, has opened Lane Audiology Clinic at 6110 Main Street, Suite D, in Zachary. She is licensed by the Louisiana Board of Examiners for Speech Pathologists & Audiologists and is certified in clinical competence by the American Speech & Hearing Association.

January 18, 2018

The Louisiana Long Term Care Foundation (LLTCF) has awarded nursing scholarships to nine recipients employed in long-term care facilities across the state. Recipients will receive $500 to further their professional development within the long-term care profession and to continue their mission to bring high-quality care to the residents they serve.

The scholarship recipients are:

-Doneisha Atkinson, Gonzales Healthcare Center, Gonzales

-Jennifer Brock, Colonial Oaks Living Center, Metairie

-Bianca Cantu Brown, Pontchartrain Health Care Centre, Mandeville

January 18, 2018

Baton Rouge General (BRG) hosted two services honoring the work and life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Jan. 15. Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broom was the guest speaker at both events.

The first ceremony was held at BRG’s Mid City campus at 11 a.m. in the chapel, and the second service was held at the Bluebonnet campus at 1 p.m. in Conference Rooms 1 and 2.

January 10, 2018

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, Louisiana’s largest Catholic healthcare organization, announced that Michael J. McBride, FACHE, will succeed John J. Finan Jr., as president and chief executive officer effective Feb. 19, 2018. The announcement is made by Sr.

January 11, 2018

Recently, Baton Rouge General/General Health System announced two new members of its Board of Trustees--Judge Brian A. Jackson and Edgar S. Starns. Both members will serve a three-year term, which began Jan. 1, 2018.