Nothing But Net! Ochsner Hosts Interactive Hornet’s Pep Rally

Added on Oct 29, 2007 | Filed Under:

Ochsner Fans, Hugo the Hornet and the Honeybees Celebrate the NBA Teams first home game

NEW ORLEANS - On Tuesday, October 30 at 11:00 am, Ochsner Medical Center will host an interactive, pre-game celebration for the New Orleans Hornets as they get ready for their first home game of the NBA Season. As the Official and Exclusive Healthcare Provider of the New Orleans Hornets, Ochsner will cheer the team on for their Wednesday, October 31st game against the Sacramento Kings in the New Orleans Arena.

Ochsner Medical Center at 1514 Jefferson Highway will host a "Hoops Celebration" with an 18-foot inflatable basketball hoop, Mascot Hugo the Hornet, and the Honeybees cheerleaders. Employees and visitors will be asked to shoot "nothing but net" to win a Hornet's shaker or pennant, they'll then enjoy arena hotdogs and chips.
Ochsner Hornets Celebration

  • Tuesday, October 30, 2007
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Ochsner Medical Center, 1514 Jefferson Highway - Brent House Atrium

Ochsner Health System ( is a non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system dedicated to patient care, research and education.  The system includes seven hospitals, a sub-acute facility, and 32 health centers located throughout Southeast Louisiana.  Through our unique coordinated system, Ochsner provides healthcare with peace of mind because we put the needs of all patients first.  Ochsner employs over 600 physicians in 80 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 700 ongoing clinical research trials annually.  Ochsner was ranked #1"Best Place to Work" by New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine in 2005 and 2006 and received the Consumer Choice for Healthcare in New Orleans for 12 consecutive years.  Ochsner was ranked as "Best" Hospital by U.S. News and World Report in July 2007. 

rss Subscribe to the Ochsner Health System News RSS Feed