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Ochsner Health’s Edward Bluth Honored by American College of Radiology

Edward Bluth, MD, FACR, has been awarded the 2023 Gold Medal of the American College of Radiology (ACR).
8-May-2023 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Ochsner Neurologist Named to National Board

Ochsner Health Sports Neurologist elected to serve on the American Academy of Neurology Board of Directors
4-May-2023 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UL Lafayette and Ochsner Lafayette General Create Accelerated Nursing Program

A partnership between the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Ochsner Lafayette General will address the critical need for registered nurses in the Acadiana region through the creation of an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)...
3-May-2023 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Medical Advice on Frequent Urinary Tract Infections

"As many as 4 in 10 women who get a UTI will get at least one more within six months," says Dr. Omotola Ashorobi, urologist at Ochsner Health.
19-Apr-2023 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Prestigious New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Ochsner Health’s Research into Alternative to Amputation

Ochsner Health is one of 20 sites in the U.S. participating in the PROMISE II clinical trial, which was recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
13-Apr-2023 5:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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What Is Parkinson's Disease? 10 Things to Know

Here are the history, symptoms, causes and treatment options for Parkinson's.
11-Apr-2023 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Living Kidney Donor on 1,441-Mile Bike Ride Spends the Day in New Orleans

“I’ve been riding my bike all over the country to showcase how healthy and active a living organ donor can be after donation,” said Scotch. “Today, in New Orleans, I had the unique opportunity to add a tugboat ride on the great Mississippi...
7-Apr-2023 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ochsner Health Pledges Zero Health Gaps for World Health Day

The Zero Health Gaps Pledge is part of the Global Health Equity Network (GHEN), which brings together key stakeholders from public and private sectors to advance a collective vision of Zero Health Gaps within the UN Sustainable Development Goals....
6-Apr-2023 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The not-for-profit organization is inspiring healthier lives and stronger communities through its Healthy State by 2030 initiative, a bold and collaborative plan to realize a healthier Louisiana. Its focus is on preventing diseases and providing patient-centered care that is accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner Health pioneers new treatments, deploys emerging technologies and performs groundbreaking research, including 4,000 patients enrolled in 685 clinical studies in 2022.

It has more than 37,000 employees and over 4,700 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties. It operates 46 hospitals and more than 370 health and urgent care centers across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Gulf South; and its cutting-edge Connected Health digital medicine program is caring for patients beyond its walls. In 2022, Ochsner Health treated more than 1.4 million people from every state and 62 countries. As Louisiana’s top healthcare educator of physicians, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. To learn more, visit https://www.ochsner.org/.


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