In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the American Heart Association Capital Area Heart Walk to be held on March 30, 2019, Jacobs presented a donation of $15,000 to the AHA to support the fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Kendall Eastman-Stuart, a fourth grader at Runnels Elementary, was in the Drama Room watching a play with her class when her name was called by Elementary Assistant Principal Beth Golden. It might have been an "uh-oh" moment, but instead Kendall was called to the stage to receive an award.
Baton Rouge General (BRG) has been named a Center of Excellence by the developer of a new stroke prevention procedure. The hospital is one of only three facilities in Louisiana to earn the distinction from Silk Road Medical.
Ochsner Health System announced a new partnership with Geneva Health Solutions(GHS), a device data management platform and remote monitoring service for implantable cardiac devices. This partnership marks the first time GHS cloud-based technology platform and remote monitoring service for patients with cardiac implants will be utilized in the region – Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. The GHS system will drive full automated scheduling and reporting in collaboration with Ochsner’s established electronic medical record (EPIC).
Trey Dunbar, MD, has been named president of Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health, Louisiana’s largest provider of pediatric services.