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Board of Commissioners

North Oaks Health System is under the direction of a 7-member Board of Commissioners, who are appointed by the Tangipahoa Parish Council. The Board of Commissioners volunteer their time and talents to set the vision and strategic direction for the health system. They meet monthly to hear from health system leadership about health system operations and progress made toward achieving strategic initiatives.

The Board members are:

Kim Patton, director of provider contracting and networking
Ron Macaluso, JD
Chairman (Hammond)

Leta Cook, director of billing and enrollment
Ann Carruth, DNS, RN
Vice Chairman (Hammond)

crystal goostree, directory of pharmacy operations
Angelique Richardson, CPA, NP, CGMA

bill guest the fourth
Blake Daniels

lynette hanson, director of HR
Terry Harper

randy laront, director of medical management
Joycelyn Lee, RPh

michelle rice, director of risk adjustment
Ron Orsi

Contact the Board of Commissioners:

Phone: (985) 230-6601


US Mail: P.O. Box 2668, Hammond, LA 70404

Next Meeting Date:

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.


North Oaks Diagnostic Center Training Auditorium
15837 Paul Vega, M.D., Drive
Hammond, LA 70403

Next Meeting Agenda:

The agenda will be posted 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Previous Meeting Minutes:

Board Meeting Minutes for July 28, 2021

Board Meeting Minutes for September 22, 2021