Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate.
Our mission is to advance knowledge to improve clinical practices and the health and well-being of our community. In partnership, we are building capacity for identifying health disparities and strategies to improve health equity in our communities.
Learn more about Ochsner's Center for Outcomes and Health Services Research
Ochsner Health System is a member of the Research Action for Health Network (REACHnet), a Clinical Data Research Network (CDRN) supported by PCORnet: The National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network. REACHnet contains clinical data for 1.7 million active patients and over 4 million total patients across southeastern Louisiana and Texas. Ochsner and participating institutions contribute data to REACHnet’s data warehouse for 1) research use cases supported by participating institutions and 2) approved external research projects. Data are held in a standardized format (Common Data Model, CDM) and consist of clinical data from inpatient, outpatient, and emergency department visits.
Weight Loss in Underserved Patients
Racial and Workplace Disparities in Seroprevalence of SARs - CoV-2
Clinical Effectiveness of Decision Support for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Noncancer Pain: A Prospective Cohort Study
Depression, Anxiety, Pain and Chronic Opioid Management in Primary Care
eHealth Literacy: Patient Engagement in Identifying Strategies to Encourage Use of Patient Portals Among Older Adults
Effects of a 2-Year Primary Care Lifestyle Intervention on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors: A Cluster-Randomized Trial
Racial Disparities in End-Stage Renal Disease in a High-Risk Population
The Association of Exercise and Sedentary Behaviors with Incident End-Stage Renal Disease
Neighborhood Deprivation Predicts Heart Failure Risk in a Low Income Population of Blacks and Whites in the Southeastern United States
A Description of Risk Factors for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in the Southern Community Cohort
Race and Sex Related Differences in Nephrolithiasis Risk Among Blacks and Whites in the Southern Cohort
Hospitalization and Mortality Among Black Patients and White Patients with COVID-19
Stop the Divide: Facilitators and Barriers to Uptake of Digital Health Interventions Among Socially Disadvantaged Populations | Ochsner Journal