Now Open in Covington | Coming Soon to Baton Rouge
With Ochsner 65 Plus, we understand that your health needs are unique. That’s why we take a comprehensive approach to primary care. Here, you’re the star of the show. Along with your physician, we build a team that provides customized care based on your goals and preferences. We recognize the importance of creating a strong relationship with your providers.
Why Choose Ochsner 65 Plus?
With Ochsner 65 Plus, you will work with and receive care from a complete team to help you achieve your health goals. Ochsner 65 Plus offers physician visits that are longer than traditional visits, with each one lasting between 40 to 60 minutes. This extra time allows your providers to really get to know you and your needs.
You will have access to a variety of healthcare professionals including fitness and nutrition experts, pharmacists and a nurse care manager. Whatever it is that you need to start living your best life, your personalized Ochsner 65 Plus care team is dedicated to your health and will work seamlessly with you and your physician to help you get there. Whether it's playing tag with your grandkids, reaching a new fitness milestone or just reducing the risk of falls, we meet you wherever you are in your health journey.
Who is Your Care Team?
Ochsner 65 Plus offers healthcare experts including:
- Primary care physicians
- Advanced practice providers
- Nurse care manager
- Medical assistant
- Clinical pharmacists
- Social worker
- Health coach
- Fitness instructor
Conditions We Treat
Ochsner 65 Plus offers a variety of services including:
- Mental health counseling
- Cognitive behavior therapy and emotional support
- Health coaching
- Medication education and management
- Fitness center - treadmills, free weights and stationary bikes
- Community room - arts and crafts, cooking demonstrations, card games, chair yoga and group fitness classes
- Comprehensive primary care
- Basic labs
- Balance services - monitoring for and managing fall risks
- Hearing and vision screenings
Who can visit an Ochsner 65 Plus location?
All patients 65 years and older.
How is this different than my current primary care provider?
Ochsner 65 Plus visits are typically longer than traditional primary care visits, allowing you to spend as much as 40 to 60 minutes with your doctor. You will also be surrounded by your care team that will personally know you and your current capabilities in one environment with your neighbors, family and friends.
What kind of health coverage do I need to visit a 65 Plus provider?
Ochsner 65 Plus accepts traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans offered by the Ochsner Health Plan, Humana, Peoples Health and Blue Cross. These plans include:
- Humana-Ochsner Network HMO (formerly Humana TotalCare Advantage)
- Humana Gold Plus HMO
- Humana Gold Plus C-SNP – Diabetes and Heart
- Humana Gold Plus SNP-DE HMO
- Blue Advantage HMO
- Ochsner Health Plan Premier HMO
- Original Medicare
- Peoples Health Choices 65 HMO
- Peoples Health Secure Complete HMO D-SNP
- Peoples Health HMO D-SNP
How do I or a family member become an Ochsner 65 Plus patient?
Feel free to stop by and check out our facility. Come meet new friends and attend one of our wellness classes or social events. You can also schedule an appointment online or give us a call for a guided tour or appointment at 504-703-PLUS (7587).