Latest Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Stories

2011-06-29 14:58:00

NEW ORLEANS, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ochsner Health System has signed an agreement with Philips VISICU to implement its state-of-the-art eICU Program to enhance critical care -- a program that has been proven to reduce complications, shorten hospital length of stay and save lives. As the only healthcare provider in Louisiana with the eICU( )Program, Ochsner will serve as a statewide resource to community and rural hospitals which can benefit from expanded critical care staffing and...

2010-12-21 15:42:00

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization, has announced that Ochsner Clinic Foundation -- both Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center-West Bank Campus -- have been named recipients of the HealthGrades Emergency Medicine Excellence Award(TM) and HealthGrades Kidney Transplant Excellence Award(TM). Ochsner is also among the top 5% in the nation for Treatment of Stroke, Overall Pulmonary Services, and GI...

2008-09-15 03:00:27

By Anonymous Ochsner Health System announces the following openings in southeast Louisiana: The following hospitals are open and fully functional: Ochsner Medical Center, 1514 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner, 180 West Esplanade Ave. Ochsner Medical Center-West Bank, 2500 Belle Chasse Highway, Gretna Ochsner Medical Center-Baton Rouge, 17000 Medical Center Drive, Baton Rouge Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital, 4608 Highway 1, Raceland Ochsner Baptist...

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