November 9, 2017

Woman’s Hospital has been named a 2017 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey, a leading provider of patient experience measurement and performance analytics for healthcare organizations.

The Guardian of Excellence award recognizes healthcare organizations that have consistently performed in the top five percent among all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year. The 2017 award recognizes Woman’s patient satisfaction scores in both inpatient care and ambulatory surgery.

November 9, 2017

Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Baptist*, Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus**, Ochsner Medical Center Kenner, Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge and Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center have been recognized for Five-star ratings, Specialty Excellence Awards and are among the top five and top ten percent in the nation by the Healthgrades 2018 Report to the Nation.

November 9, 2017

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center is the first facility in the Baton Rouge metro area to offer a revolutionary new treatment for obstructive sleep apnea, a condition that affects more than 18 million Americans. 

November 9, 2017

The Baton Rouge Vision of Health 2021 Forum was held Nov. 1 at Greater King David Baptist Church in Baton Rouge. The collaborative event included more than 100 community members from area nonprofits, healthcare organizations, and government agencies.

November 9, 2017

The Capital Area American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA) has named Rebecca Brown as the 2018 chair of the Go Red For Women campaign.

Brown is a senior account executive at Franklin in Baton Rouge.