North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected LiNeshon “Lala” Legard and Reed Roberts of Hammond High Magnet School, Jessica Nesom of Doyle High School in Livingston and Britt Harris of Springfield High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for March 2016.
In this KSLU 90.9 FM “Point of View” show, host Rosa Dunn and Optometrist Addie Smith of North Oaks Eye Care Clinic in Hammond, La. talk about what causes dry eyes and ways to prevent and treat the condition.
In recognition of outstanding engagement in the areas of economic development, community outreach and leadership, the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce recently honored North Oaks Health System as “2015 Large Business of the Year.”
North Oaks Physician Group and North Oaks Diagnostic Services have received the prestigious Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for 2015. As recipients of this award, the North Oaks Physician Group and North Oaks Diagnostic Services teams are ranked among the top 5 percent of health care services in the nation in sustaining the highest level of patient satisfaction over a 1-year period.
If you think the idea of having a colonoscopy is embarrassing or scary, you are not alone.
Oaks Medical Center’s Trauma Medical Director
Juan C. Duchesne, MD, FACS, FCCP, FCCM, participated in a study published in the February 2016 issue of "The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery." The study’s findings are outlined in the article, “Multicenter Evaluation of Temporary Intravascular Shunt Use in Vascular Trauma.”
Certified Surgical Technologist-First Assist Peggy has received the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for February 2016.
The nationally recognized North Oaks AWAKE support group will explore how not getting enough sleep can affect mood, performance and health on Wednesday, April 20 from 5-6 p.m. Dr. Lauren Davis, a sleep specialist and medical director of the North Oaks Sleep Disorders Center, will lead the discussion.
The odds of beating lung cancer - the No. 1 cause of cancer deaths in Louisiana and nationwide - are better if the cancer is caught early. A new type of screening is helping physicians do just that, and may save lives.
Intermediate Care Unit Staff RN Frank has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
North Oaks Health System’s Dietetic Interns are observing National Nutrition Month by reminding the community to “savor the flavor of eating right.”
Clinical Practice Facilitator Laura has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
Springfield native and resident April Kluka McIntyre, MSN, FNP-C, has joined North Oaks Physician Group as a Family Nurse Practitioner with North Oaks Primary Care Clinic in Livingston.
Southeastern Louisiana University Athletics and North Oaks Health System have agreed to extend their partnership through the 2020-2021 athletic season whereby North Oaks continues to serve as the official health care provider of Southeastern Athletics, SLU Director of Athletics Jay Artigues announced on Wednesday.
Labor & Delivery Charge Nurse Wanda has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
Dietetic Intern Julia Palmisano shares ways you can eat healthy without sacrificing flavor on KSLU Radio 90.9 FM's "Point of View" with host Rosa Dunn.
These resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and FEMA offer information and great tips for safe cleaning.
North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected Camryn Flanagan of St. Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School in Hammond, Damien Morgan of Independence High School, Ja’Myra Dickson of Walker High School and Damariae Claiborne of Springfield High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for February 2016.
Learn about common causes and the latest joint pain treatment options from Orthopaedic Surgeon Robert T. McAfee, MD, on Thursday, March 31 from 6-7 p.m.
Buyer Melanie has received the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for January 2016.
North Oaks Dietetic Intern Julia Palmisano shares tips to help you “savor the flavor of eating right” with Johnny Chauvin, host of Tangi 96.5 FM’s “Health Notes,” as part of the health system’s observance of National Nutrition Month.
The Tangipahoa Parish Council appointed long-time Ponchatoula resident, Robert E. Barsley, DDS, JD, to the North Oaks Health System Board of Commissioners for a 6-year term in December 2015.
A.J. Bodker of Ponchatoula has retired from the North Oaks Health System Board of Commissioners following 12 years of service from February 2004 to February 2016.
North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected Meghan Becerra of St. Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School in Hammond, Bryant Griggs Jr. of Ponchatoula High School, Tré Lessard of Maurepas High School and Charley Shaffer of Springfield High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for January 2016.
Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Analyst and Licensed Respiratory Therapist Tammy has received the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for December 2015.