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National Ovarian and Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

09/01/2015

September is National Ovarian and Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. This is the perfect time for women to schedule their well-woman exams and determine if they—or someone they love—are due for an important preventive health screening.

Jamie Covington, second from right, is pictured with Premier executives, from left, President of Supply Chain Services Durral Gilbert, Chief Operating Officer Michael J. Alkire and Executive Officer Susan D. DeVore.

North Oaks Medical Center Recognized Nationally for Improving Community Health and Reducing Costs

08/31/2015

Premier Inc., a health care improvement alliance, recently honored North Oaks Medical Center as one of 120 health care organizations nationwide for outstanding work improving community health and cost efficiencies.

North Oaks Physician Group Coding Supervisor Cindy Named Employee of the Month

08/24/2015

North Oaks Physician Group Coding Supervisor Cindy has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for July 2015.

Jared Rochelle, MD, Joins North Oaks Pain Management Clinic

08/21/2015

Dr. Jared Rochelle has joined North Oaks Physician Group’s newest Hammond clinic, North Oaks Pain Management.

Information Technology EMR Analyst Colby, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

08/13/2015

Information Technology EMR Analyst Colby, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.

[AUDIO] Lactation Consultants Discuss Breastfeeding on Tangi 96.5 FM

08/11/2015

Breastfeeding offers many benefits to baby and to mom.

Clinical Pharmacy Manager Jamie Named Employee of the Month

07/28/2015

Clinical Pharmacy Manager Jamie has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for June 2015.

Walker High School football player Tyrie Green is examined by Dr. Katy Morris.

North Oaks Provides Area Student-Athletes Free Physicals

07/28/2015

Nearly 1,500 area student-athletes from 36 Tangipahoa and Livingston Parish Schools scored free physical examinations in April and May during North Oaks Sports Medicine’s Annual Physical Days.

Local Family Practitioner Brandi Basso, MD, Joins North Oaks Primary Care Clinic in Denham Springs

07/27/2015

Local Family Medicine Physician Brandi Basso, MD, has joined North Oaks Primary Care Clinic in Denham Springs.

Graduates of the forty-fifth class of the North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology are: (front row, from left) Molly Marie Willie, Brooke Amber Richardson, Angela E. Valenti, Kristina R. Evans, Brittany L. Palmer (second row, from left) Justin J. Grijalva, Rocky J. Brown Jr., Trenton L. DeBautte and Richard P. Hebert III.

North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology Honors 45th Graduating Class

07/14/2015

Graduates of the forty-fifth class of the North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology were encouraged to always show compassion for their patients during a ceremony July 7 in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, located on the North Oaks Medical Center campus.

[AUDIO] North Oaks Trauma Experts Stress ATV Safety on KSLU's "Point of View"

06/24/2015

Get tips on how to safely operate an ATV.

Medical Office Specialist Vickie Named Employee of the Month

06/23/2015

Medical Office Specialist Vickie has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for May 2015.

Intensive Care Unit Staff Nurse Robin, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

06/23/2015

Intensive Care Unit Staff Nurse Robin, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.

North Oaks Dietetic Internship graduates and faculty include: (from left) Program Director Virginia Pelegrin; graduates Michelle Berberovich, Lauren Wilson, Rachel Johnson, Kayla Krodinger, Tracy Miller and Melinda Territo; and Education Director Nicole Barnum.

North Oaks Dietetic Internship Program Graduates 22nd Class

06/22/2015

A dietitian’s career is “exciting, challenging, rewarding and relevant,” according to keynote speaker Susan Millet at the 22nd annual Commencement Ceremony for the North Oaks Dietetic Internship Program on June 4 at the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center in Hammond.

North Oaks Department of Laboratories Earns Accreditations for Quality

06/19/2015

The Department of Laboratories at North Oaks Medical Center recently earned accreditation renewals following on-site surveys from AABB (American Association of Blood Banks) and the College of American Pathologists (CAP).

[AUDIO] North Oaks Trauma Experts Stress ATV Safety on Tangi 96.5 FM's "Health Notes"

06/10/2015

Get tips on how to safely operate an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV).

North Oaks Sports Medicine Awards 2014-2015 Student Athletes of the Year

06/10/2015

The votes are in, and the North Oaks Sports Medicine team and North Oaks Physician Group orthopaedic surgeons have named the 2014-15 “Student-Athletes of the Year.”

Telemetry Unit West and Centralized Cardiac Monitoring Unit Manager Britanie, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

06/03/2015

Telemetry Unit West and Centralized Cardiac Monitoring Unit Manager Britanie, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Nurse Excellence Award.

Dorothy A. Lewis, MD, Joins North Oaks Surgical Associates

06/02/2015

Local, fellowship-trained and board-certified General Surgeon Dorothy A. Lewis, MD, will join North Oaks Physician Group’s newest clinic, North Oaks Surgical Associates, effective June 8, 2015.

Case Management Assistant Linda Named Employee of the Month

05/21/2015

Case Management Program Assistant Linda has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for April 2015.

2014-2015 North Oaks Student-Athlete of the Year Winners!

05/13/2015

The votes are in! North Oaks Sports Medicine is honored to announce the following student-athletes as the 2014-2015 North Oaks Student-Athletes of the Year.

North Oaks Sports Medicine Recognizes April Student-Athletes

05/08/2015

North Oaks Sports Medicine athletic trainers teamed up with North Oaks Physician Group orthopaedic surgeons to select Hunter Stanley, Kayla Sanchez, Kyle Baudoin and Jessica Gregoire as Student-Athletes of the Month for April.

April A. Sandifer, MD, Joins Magnolia Obstetrics & Gynecology Clinics

05/05/2015

Local Obstetrician and Gynecologist April A. Sandifer, MD, has joined North Oaks Physician Group in practice with Magnolia Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Surgical Assistant/Radiologic Technologist Carroll Jo of North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center Named Employee of the Month

05/04/2015

Surgical Assistant/Radiologic Technologist Carroll Jo of North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for March 2015.