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Graduates of the forty-fourth class of the North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology are: (front row, from left) Tiffany Hebert, Jamie Canal, Britney Rogers, Megan May, Hilarie Smith, (second row, from left) Kimberly Taylor, Nicole Coslan, Clint Cambre, Rashima Jenkins, Tim Hollywood, Sam Crenshaw, Jacy Clemons and Natalie Forst.

North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology Honors 44th Graduating Class

07/10/2014

Graduates of the forty-fourth class of the North Oaks School of Radiologic Technology were reminded to “always remember your roots” during a ceremony July 7 in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, located on the North Oaks Medical Center campus.

North Oaks Primary Care Clinic in Independence Expands Staff and Services to Care for Patients from Birth to Senior Adulthood

07/09/2014

North Oaks Primary Care Clinic of Independence has expanded staff and services to offer health care for patients of all ages, from birth to senior adulthood. New patients are welcome. To schedule an appointment, please call (985) 878-4174 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays. The clinic is located at 230 Masonic Drive in the heart of the Town of Independence.

[AUDIO] NorthOaks.tv Spotlighted on Tangi 96.5 FM's "Health Notes"

07/09/2014

North Oaks Communications Director Melanie Lanaux Zaffuto talks with Tangi 96.5 FM's Johnny Chauvin about North Oaks Physician Group's new website, NorthOaks.tv.

[AUDIO] Dr. Stacy Newman Offers Tips for Healthy Travels

06/25/2014

Before you set out on your next vacation, make sure you are properly prepared. Infectious Disease specialist Dr. Stacy Newman offers travel tips on Tangi 96.5 FM's "Health Notes" to help make your trip a safe and healthy one.

North Oaks Physician Group Administrative Assistant Beth

North Oaks Physician Group Administrative Assistant Beth Named Employee of the Month

06/20/2014

North Oaks Physician Group Administrative Assistant Beth has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for May 2014.

Medicine Unit Staff Nurse Claire, RN

Medicine Unit Staff Nurse Claire, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

06/20/2014

Staff Nurse Claire, RN, of Medicine Unit 2 has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award for April 2014.

[AUDIO] NorthOaks.tv Featured on KSLU “Point of View”

06/19/2014

KSLU 90.9 FM “Point of View” Host Rosa Dunn and North Oaks Communications Director Melanie Lanaux Zaffuto talk about: www.NorthOaks.tv, How to Medically Prepare for Hurricane Season, Super Sitter Babysitting Classes, Car Seat Fitting Station Appointments, Prenatal Class Series.

North Oaks Sports Medicine Announces Student-Athletes of the Year

06/11/2014

The North Oaks Sports Medicine team proudly recognizes Elijah Callahan of Albany High School, Marshall Graves of Hammond High Magnet School, Jenna Reno of Ponchatoula High School and Taylin Underwood of Doyle High School as 2013-14 Student-Athletes of the Year.

Congratulations to our Dietetic Internship graduates! Seated are: Sara Perrilloux, Kelly Beard, Emily Nickens and Ashley Braud. Standing are: Program Director Virginia Pelegrin; graduates Bryan Delchamps and Amanda Hotchkiss; Education Director Nicole Barnum; and Nutritional Services Director Ann McDaniel-Hall.

North Oaks Graduates 21st Class of Dietetic Interns

06/08/2014

A world of new challenges and opportunities awaits was the message delivered by commencement speaker and Louisiana Office of Public Health Nutritionist Melissa M. Guillory to the 21st graduating class of the North Oaks Dietetic Internship during a ceremony on June 5 at the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center in Hammond.

North Oaks Junior Volunteer Program Accepts 48 Teens

06/03/2014

On June 2, North Oaks officials oriented 48 teens selected to participate in the health system's Junior Volunteer summer program.

North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital’s Patient Outcomes Rank in Nation’s Top 10%

05/30/2014

North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital has been nationally recognized as a 2014 Top Performer by the Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation (UDSMR), performing better than 90% of the hospitals in the U.S.

Are you at risk for Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)?

05/27/2014

Take this quiz to find out if you may be at risk for Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD).

Trauma Surgeon Juan Duchesne, MD

Trauma Surgeon Juan Duchesne, MD, Appointed to Regional Commission of the Louisiana Emergency Response Network

05/27/2014

North Oaks Medical Center Trauma Surgeon Juan C. Duchesne, MD, has been appointed to the Regional Commission of the Louisiana Emergency Response Network (LERN) for Region 9, effective May 15. Region 9 is comprised of five parishes, including Tangipahoa, Livingston, St. Helena, St. Tammany and Washington.

[AUDIO] Polly Burrall, NP, Discusses Bone Health on KSLU

05/23/2014

During National Osteoporosis Month, Nurse Practitioner Polly Burrall of North Oaks Family Medicine talked bone health on KSLU 90.9 FM's "Point of View" with Rosa Dunn.

Laboratory Assistant

[JOB LISTING] Certified Laboratory Assistant or Phlebotomist

05/23/2014

Thank you for your interest in a career at North Oaks Health System! We are currently accepting applications for Certified Laboratory Assistants or Phlebotomists.

Healthy Tips for Expectant Moms

05/23/2014

Congratulations on your pregnancy! We are happy to accompany you on your wonderful journey and know that it will be filled with many new experiences. Our physicians at Magnolia Obstetrics & Gynecology offer the following tips to help ease your mind on some of the questions you may have about what is happening with you and your growing little one.

Human Resources Generalist Clance

Human Resources Generalist Clance Named Employee of the Month

05/22/2014

Human Resources Generalist Clance has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for April 2014.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Charge Nurse Marcia, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

05/20/2014

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Charge Nurse Marcia, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award for March 2014.

[AUDIO] Dr. Juan Duchesne Offers Trauma Prevention Tips

05/15/2014

During National Trauma Awareness Month, Trauma Surgeon Juan Duchesne, MD, offers tips for trauma prevention on "Health Notes" with Tangi 96.5's Johnny Chauvin.

National Trauma Awareness Month: Distracted Driving

05/14/2014

Text messaging creates a crash risk 23 times worse than driving while not distracted.

General Surgery Unit Charge Nurse Anita, RN, Receives Nurse Excellence Award

05/12/2014

General Surgery Unit Charge Nurse Anita, RN, has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Nurse Excellence Award for February 2014.

Van: I Am A Success Story. [NorthOaks.tv Video]

05/09/2014

After having a stroke, Van received expert care at North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital. Hear his story.

Introducing NorthOaks.tv!

05/08/2014

If you have medical questions, and are not sure what online medical resources you can trust, North Oaks Physician Group’s new website, NorthOaks.tv, may have your answers.

[VIDEO] Van Received Expert Care In His Hometown.

05/08/2014

After having a stroke, Van found himself unable to move. With the help of the staff at North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital, Van regained his mobility and independence.

[VOTE NOW] North Oaks Sports Medicine Student-Athletes Of The Year

05/06/2014

North Oaks Physician Group orthopaedic surgeons and North Oaks Sports Medicine team have selected the top three male and top three female finalists for each parish from all of the Student-Athletes of the Month. Your help is needed to select the Student–Athletes of the Year. Voting ends Monday, 5/12/14 at midnight.