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.
Fellowship-trained Musculoskeletal Radiologist Matthew Proctor, MD, has joined North Oaks Imaging Associates.
Fellowship-trained Interventional Radiologist Jeremy D. Cannell, MD, has joined North Oaks Imaging Associates.
Magnolia OB/GYN Deborah Shuman, MD, reacts to the American Cancer Society’s new breast cancer screening guidelines on KSLU 90.9 FM’s “Point of View” with host Rosa Dunn. Dr. Shuman’s guest appearance is part of North Oaks’ Breast Cancer Awareness Month observance, which also includes the offering of $50 cash price digital screening mammograms in Hammond and Livingston during the month of October.
Denham Springs resident James “Randy” Herrin, PA-C, has joined North Oaks Physician Group as a Certified Physician Assistant (PA) with North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center in Livingston. To schedule an appointment or get information on accepted insurance plans, call (225) 686-4900.
Trauma Surgeons Rosemarie Robledo, DO, and
Lawrence E. Nelson, DO, FACOS, have joined the North Oaks Medical Center Shock Trauma Program staff.
The North Oaks Sports Medicine team has selected Emily Waddell and Jeb Kraft of Ponchatoula High School, Ashlyn Donaldson of Walker High School and Keenan Austin of Springfield High School as “Student-Athletes of the Month” for September 2015.
Make plans to attend “Play It Safe,” with your family on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free, interactive safety event is being sponsored by North
Oaks Health System and will be held at Cate Square Park in Historic Downtown Hammond.
Magnolia OB/GYN April Sandifer, MD, and TANGI 96.5 FM’s “Health Notes” host Johnny Chauvin talk about the important role that mammography plays in the early detection and treatment of breast cancer. Dr. Sandifer’s guest appearance is part of North Oaks’ Breast Cancer Awareness Month observance, which also includes the offering of $50 cash price digital screening mammograms in Hammond and Livingston during the month of October.
North Oaks Walk-In Clinics make it easy for adults and children, age 3 and older, to get a flu shot without an appointment in Hammond, Ponchatoula and Walker.
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.
North Oaks Education Assistant Mary has been honored with the North Oaks Health System Employee of the Month Award for August 2015.
Join North Oaks Health System for “Play It Safe,” a free, interactive safety event on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cate Square Park in Historic Downtown Hammond.
Keeping children safe is a parent’s priority. Learn how to make it fun!
After his high school sweetheart and wife of almost 56 years was afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease, Joseph Bosch turned to North Oaks Hospice for encouragement and guidance.
Pulmonologist Tarek Abdallah, MD, has joined North Oaks Physician Group in practice with North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic.
Hammond Pulmonologist Wesley M. Cook, MD, has joined North Oaks Physician Group in practice with North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic.
Preventable injuries are the #1 cause of death in children in the U.S., according to www.safekids.org.