Ochsner Cancer Center Baton Rouge recently accepted a $15,000 gift from large insurance provider Unum Group.
Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital patients had a few special guests when Marc Broussard, Louisiana musician and author, and Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser joined in for a time of sing-along and reading.
Broussard and Lt. Gov. Nungesser read from the author's new children's book, I Love You For You. Broussard played songs from his new album, "A Lullaby Collection."
Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is hosting a Wine and Wellness event featuring free cardiovascular screenings on Feb. 26 from 5-7 p.m. at 8401 Picardy Ave. in Baton Rouge.
Performance Contractors, Inc. recently presented a check of more than $207,000 to Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center and Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital to help patients continue to receive the highest quality of care. The two organizations will split the funds evenly.
Gov. John Bel Edwards appointed Louisiana native Dr. Courtney N. Phillips to lead the Louisiana Department of Health. Phillips returns to LDH after leading health departments in two other states.