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.
If back pain is slowing you down, listen to KSLU Radio 90.9 FM "Point of View" Host Rosa Dunn and Pain Management Specialist Jared Rochelle, MD, talk about how finding the source of your pain and getting the right treatment can help you get back to living your life.
If you’re experiencing back pain, you’re not alone. About 70-80 percent of us will experience back pain at some point in life. In this Tangi 96.5 FM “North Oaks Health Notes” interview, Dr. Jared Rochelle talks about how he can help you find out why you're in pain and then get you the right treatment for it so you can get back to living your life to the fullest.
North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected Ashlee Stafford of Oak Forest Academy in Amite, Austin Ballow of Jewel Sumner High School in Kentwood, Treasure Mansur of Walker High School and Cheyenne Labruzza of Albany High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for December 2015.
For 55 years North Oaks Health System has had the privilege of touching lives in our community through the care we provide. We hold a staunch belief in this mission and are committed to consistently improve the lives of those we serve with outstanding quality, innovative services and more providers to serve the growing needs of our region. In this annual report 2015, you will see evidence of how steadfast our dedication is to improving lives, every time and with every touch.
The possibility of having a New Year’s Baby was the furthest thing from Tiffany Glaviana and Dustin LeLeaux’s minds as the Avondale residents prepared for the birth of their son due on Dec. 30, 2015.
Expressing genuine care for all of his patients and taking time to make sure they understand their diagnosis and recommended treatment are among accolades received by Otolaryngologist Jacques Peltier, MD—North Oaks Health System’s Physician of the Year for 2015.
Certified Engineer Specialist Jimmy has received the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for November 2015.
Fireworks have been an annual tradition of Americans, but result in many emergency room visits each year.
Medical Intensive Care Unit Charge Nurse Whitney has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
In keeping with a 23-year tradition, a special Christmas tree will stand tall in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center lobby on the North Oaks Medical Center campus through Jan. 6, 2016.
North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected Lydia Pevey of Ponchatoula High School, Joshua Ethan Wallace of Loranger High School, Lacy Loupe of Maurepas High School and Reeves Blankenship of Springfield High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for November 2015.
When Brittany Carey’s baby was born weighing 1 pound, 7 ounces, she knew she wouldn’t be able to bring him home from North Oaks Medical Center for a while. But she never imagined that it would be 98 days before he would be released from the hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) or that it would be 10 weeks before she would hold him for the first time.
Ashley, a Market Strategist/Business Development Representative, has received the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for October 2015.
As part of an annual Advent Project, the Holy Ghost Catholic School fourth-grade students of Shanna DeMarco, Alexis Mike and Linda Owens collected money to purchase gifts and comfort items for children hospitalized at North Oaks Medical Center.
Hundreds of local children and their families combined education with games, refreshments at “Play It Safe.” The inaugural event was sponsored by North Oaks Health System and 30 community partners on October 24 in Historic Downtown Hammond’s Cate Square.
Rosa Dunn, host of KSLU 90.9 FM’s “Point of View,” and Staci Arceneaux of North Oaks talk about the many ways that individuals and groups can volunteer with the health system.
Optometrist Addie Smith, OD, has joined the staff of North Oaks Eye Care Clinic in Hammond, Louisiana.
Johnny Chauvin, host of Tangi 96.5 FM’s “Health Notes,” and Staci Arceneaux of North Oaks talk about the many ways that individuals and groups can volunteer with the health system and the benefits they enjoy.
North Oaks Sports Medicine and North Oaks Physician Group’s orthopaedic surgeons have selected Valerie Nguyen of Hammond High Magnet School, Logan Thompson of St. Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School, Hannah Vicknair of Albany High School and Evan Bergeron of Walker High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for October 2015.
Graduates of North Oaks Medical Center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and their families are invited to a Reunion scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5 from 9-11 a.m.
North Oaks Health System and the Boy Scouts of America are offering students, ages 14-20, interested in health care careers the opportunity to join Medical Explorers Post 940.
Learn about common causes of joint pain and the latest non-surgical and surgical treatment options from board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon Brian Ladner, MD, on Thursday, November 5 from 6-7 p.m.