September 9, 2017

Barbara Brunet, MD, has joined Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group Allergy & Immunology, where she is providing care for pediatric and adult patients with allergic conditions and diseases of the immune system. 

September 9, 2017

Patrick Murphy has been named Director of Physician Practices at Lane Regional Medical Center.  He will manage the day-to-day functions of specific practices, including Bayou Regional Women’s Clinic, Zachary Family Practice, Lane Surgery Group, Lane ENT Clinic, and FastLane After Hours Clinic.

September 9, 2017

Baton Rouge General announced the opening of its new after-hours Express Care clinic on Picardy Avenue in Baton Rouge on the Bluebonnet campus.

Open seven days a week, the clinic will accept walk-in patients of all ages, and will treat common illnesses and injuries, including allergies, colds, eye swelling, fever, heartburn, nausea, sprains, and strains. Baton Rouge General Express Care also features a lab, an X-ray machine, and an EKG for more moderate injuries. The clinic is open on weekdays from 12 noon to 10 p.m., and on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

September 9, 2017

The East Meets West Mindful Medicine Conference is organized by the Louisiana Himalaya Association, Ochsner Hospitals of New Orleans, and the Louisiana-Mississippi Hospice Palliative Care Organization. Every year, the Louisiana Himalaya Association organizes multiple group trips from Louisiana to Dharamsala, India, home of the the Tibetan community in exile and of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.The purpose of this year’s conference is to create a dialog

September 9, 2017

Local executives will lead Capital Area residents, survivors, and businesses on the road to reduce disability and death from the country’s No. 1 leading cause of death --- heart disease.

Mike Polito, CEO at MAPP Construction, is serving as chairman of the American Heart Association’s 2018 Capital Area Heart Walk. Polito is supported by an Executive Leadership Team.