Elizabeth LeJeune earned her baccalaureate in nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond. She received her master's degree in nursing, adult acute nurse practitioner, and clinical nurse specialist from the University of South Alabama in Mobile.
Ms. LeJeune is licensed by the State of Louisiana Board of Nursing as an advanced practice nurse. She is also certified nationally by ANCC as an acute care nurse practitioner and by AANP as an adult nurse practitioner. She has been on staff at Ochsner since 2006.
Ms. LeJeune has been an acute-care nurse practitioner for 20 years, including 15 years working in the pulmonary/sleep specialty. She orders sleep studies and manages disease processes for patients, including sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy or idiopathic hypersomnia. She treats underlying sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea with the management of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) devices and helps patients develop healthy sleep habits by improving sleep hygiene, sleep scheduling and stimulus control.
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University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Field of Study: MSN NURSE PRACTIONER
Southeastern Louisiana University