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Ochsner Health Receives 2024 Top Workplaces Culture Excellence Awards

The Top Workplaces program has a 17-year history of surveying and celebrating people-first organizations nationally and across 60 regional markets. Top Workplaces awards are based on feedback from a research-backed employee engagement survey.
15-Apr-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ochsner Health Utilizes Groundbreaking Ablation System for Atrial Fibrillation

The John Ochsner Heart & Vascular Institute brings an advancement in the treatment of heart rhythm disorders to the New Orleans and Gulf South region utilizing a new cardiac ablation procedure, the FARAPULSE Pulse Field Ablation System.
9-Apr-2024 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Ochsner Health Nurses Honored by the Louisiana State Nursing Association

LSNA selected 40 outstanding nurse leaders 40 years of age and under who exemplify dedication to the nursing profession and demonstrate the qualities of a good leader.
1-Apr-2024 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Proves Effective for Locally Advanced Penile Squamous Cell Carcinoma

In a recent multi-center study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, researchers examined the effects of neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) on patients suffering from locally advanced penile squamous cell carcinoma (PSCC).
28-Mar-2024 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ochsner Health named to Newsweek’s America’s Greatest Workplaces 2024 for Job Starters

This award recognizes Ochsner Health’s commitment to delivering excellence in healthcare in a supportive and inclusive environment, fostering innovation and professional growth.
28-Mar-2024 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Exploring the Impact of Pancreatic Enzyme Therapy in Pediatric Pancreatitis: A Leap Toward Personalized Medicine

A research study recently published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology explains the role of pancreatic enzyme therapy (PERT) in reducing the frequency of acute pancreatitis (AP) in children suffering from acute recurrent pancreatitis (ARP)...
27-Mar-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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The University of Queensland Medical School – Ochsner Health celebrates high residency match

This year, UQ Ochsner MD Program received a 99% match rate through the National Residency Match Program – the highest rate in the medical school’s history since securing a full cohort of students, exceeding the average national match rate of...
15-Mar-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ochsner Health cardiologist receives “Women in STEM” award

As an honoree, Dr. Salima Qamruddin was formally recognized at the 2024 “Go Red for Women” luncheon on Friday, March 1. The event, held at the Hilton Riverside, celebrated the accomplishments of all six “Women in STEM” honorees and...
7-Mar-2024 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


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Ochsner Health is the leading not-for-profit healthcare provider in the Gulf South, delivering expert care at its 46 hospitals and more than 370 health and urgent care centers. For 12 consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Ochsner as the No. 1 hospital in Louisiana. Additionally, Ochsner Children’s has been recognized as the No. 1 hospital for kids in Louisiana for three consecutive years. Ochsner inspires healthier lives and stronger communities through a combination of standard-setting expertise, quality and connection not found anywhere else in the region. In 2023, Ochsner Health cared for more than 1.5 million people from every state in the nation and 65 countries. Ochsner’s workforce includes more than 38,000 dedicated team members and over 4,700 employed and affiliated physicians. To learn more about how Ochsner empowers people to get well and stay well, visit https://www.ochsner.org/.

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