Public Relations Contacts
New Orleans - Bayou Regions:
Stafford Scott Maestri: email@example.com, 504-842-9143
Giselle Hecker: firstname.lastname@example.org, 504-842-9219
Baton Rouge - North Shore Region:
Shelly Dupre, Impact Management Group: email@example.com, 225-819-1540
In compliance with Federal HIPAA regulations, and out of respect for patients and their families, Ochsner Health System cannot comment on current or previous patients.
“Hub and Spoke” Model Provides Coverage Across Much of Louisiana
Ochsner Medical Center was the first hospital in Louisiana to use telemedicine to treat strokes in patients in areas with smaller hospitals. In the two and a half years since its implementation, Ochsner has become one of the fastest growing networks in the country with 13 spoke hospitals and its 1,000th patient consultation performed at Pointe Coupee General Hospital on January 18.