"Sitting disease" is real. Physical Therapist Jonathan Bonfiglio explains ways to offset the physical and mental costs of too much sitting on Tangi 96.5 FM's "Health Notes."
North Oaks Sports Medicine athletic trainers teamed up with North Oaks Physician Group orthopaedic surgeons to select Wayne Dowdy, Bre’Ashlee Jones, Sarah Novak and Justin Thompson as Student-Athletes of the Month for February.
Ideal Protein Registered Dietitian Rebecca has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for January 2015.
Dietetic Intern Tracy Miller discusses how to bite into a healthy lifestyle on KSLU 90.9 FMs "Point of View" with Rosa Dunn.
While caring for a patient recently, Physical Therapist Allison learned in the course of their conversation that she was in need of winter clothes and shoes.
Telemetry Unit North Charge Nurse Rivers, RN,has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
Pediatric Unit Staff Nurse Rebecca, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
Physical Therapist Lauren was visiting the Fountain Café at North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital and was witnessed performing a lifesaving measure on a visitor.
Well Baby Nursery Certified Nursing Assistant Cynthia has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for December 2014.
Dr. William Kopfler talks about the Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial (CIRT) with "Health Notes" host Johnny Chauvin on Tangi 96.5 FM.
North Oaks Health System President/CEO James E. Cathey Jr. announces that North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, a short-term, inpatient medical rehabilitation facility, has received the 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award from Press Ganey Associates, Inc.
General Surgery Charge Nurse Alison, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award.
Listen to Certified Programs Director Katie Sheets discuss Sudden Impact, a program geared toward teen drivers to help prevent fatalities and injuries from impaired, distracted and/or unrestrained driving.
If your New Year resolution involves weight loss, listen to Registered Dietitians Rebecca Porche and Brittany O'Bryan talk with Tangi 96.5 FM's Johnny Chauvin about our medically supervised weight loss program.
North Oaks Sports Medicine athletic trainers teamed up with North Oaks Physician Group orthopedic surgeons to select Brooklyn Giovingo, Richard Henry, Donovan Thibodeaux and Emily Waddell as Student-Athletes of the Month for December.
Nine area physicians have been selected by their peers to serve on the North Oaks Medical Center Medical Executive Committee for 2015. These officers will serve as liaisons between the North Oaks Medical Staff and North Oaks Health System Board of Commissioners.
Three area physicians have been selected by their peers to serve on the North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital Medical Executive Committee for 2015. These officers will serve as liaisons between North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital and the North Oaks Health System Board of Commissioners.
f you smoke or have diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and/or leg pain or discomfort when you walk, you could be at risk for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD). If left untreated, PAD can lead to gangrene, heart attack and stroke.
Brae’lynn Williams was the first baby born at North Oaks Medical Center in 2015. The baby girl was born to Brook Williams of Hammond on Jan. 1 at 7:13 a.m.
Environmental Services Supervisor Hazel has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for November 2014.
More than 230 guests visited with Santa Claus, Neonatologist Ivan Villalta, MD, and North Oaks Women & Children’s staff members at the annual Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Reunion held Saturday, Dec. 6.
North Oaks Health System Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer Michele Kidd Sutton, FACHE, of Hammond, La. has been elected to serve on the Council of Regents for the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) effective March 15, 2015. As a Regent, Sutton will represent ACHE’s membership in the Southeast Region of the U.S.
Did you know that the holiday season is a peak time for heart attacks? Cardiologist Jorge Castellanos, MD discusses ways to lessen your risk on Tangi 96.5 FM’s “Health Notes” with Host Johnny Chauvin.
Labor and Delivery Charge Nurse Holly, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award for September.
Jay Smith, MD, has received the 2014 North Oaks Health System Physician of the Year Award for exceptional service to others, leadership, performance excellence and his dedication to the community.