April 11, 2024

Bringing physicians from around the world together for a comprehensive review of cardiovascular medicine, the 25th annual New Cardiovascular Horizons (NCVH) accredited conference will take place May 28-31 at The Roosevelt Hotel, 130 Roosevelt Way in New Orleans. New this year is a special 25th silver anniversary celebration for participants on Wednesday evening at the Orpheum Theater.

April 11, 2024

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University will launch Wolfpack: Health Fellows Academy, a three-year pilot project to engage 120 students with intensive, immersive educational experiences leading to heightened awareness of healthcare careers, personal wellness, and community health beginning Summer 2024 thanks to the BCBSLA Foundation funding of $110,000.

April 11, 2024

Ochsner Health has joined Hall of Fame Health as its exclusive partner in the Gulf South region, providing healthcare resources to Hall of Fame Health’s community of former professional football players, select combat veteran groups, and their families.

April 11, 2024

Louisiana Healthcare Connections, a Medicaid health plan serving the Louisiana Department of Health and a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), is sponsoring several events promoting women’s health with a particular focus on addressing the disparities faced by African American women during Black Maternal Health Week, April 8-12. In partnership with Delgado Community College and sponsorship of other key events, Louisiana Healthcare Connections is taking a stand to advocate for better health outcomes for all women, including mothers and children across the state.

April 11, 2024

Our Lady of the Lake recognized Child Abuse Prevention Month by joining the community to plant pinwheels in support the annual awareness campaign.

“The pinwheel garden planted at Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital is a visual reminder that we all play a role in ensuring happy and healthy childhoods for children everywhere," Jonathan Brouk, president of Our Lady of the Lake Children's Health said. "This Child Abuse Awareness Month, their presence represents the importance of creating safe and nurturing environments for all of Louisiana's children to grow and thrive."