Focus: To foster a clinical environment that attracts and supports the retention of competent, skilled health care professionals.
Goal: To develop and implement value-added programs that reflect job market and allied health workforce needs, working collaboratively with other educational institutions to achieve common educational goals and advance our mission. The Academic Division of Allied Health provides clinical education to more than 400 allied health students annually. Ochsner supports full-time nationally accredited educational programs in Respiratory Therapy and Radiologic Technology that have been recognized for excellence in healthcare training. The Allied Health division also partners with leading universities, colleges, and schools, facilitating clinical and professional education in over 25 different allied health professions.