UPDATED: LSU Board Calls Special Meeting on Hospital Cuts

Posted on Sep 25, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

EDITOR’S NOTE: starting time for the meeting has changed to 9:00 a.m. The start time for next Thursday’s planned special...

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Redesigning LSU Graduate Medical Education

Posted on Sep 24, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

I am writing in response to recent public comments made by detractors about LSU Health’s graduate medical education that are...

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LSU System Appoints Veteran Surgeon and Medical Educator to Lead Health Care Redesign

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

Interim LSU System President William L. Jenkins on Friday named Dr. Frank Opelka of New Orleans to the newly-created position of LSU System...

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Electronic network will provide easy access to patient records at all LSU hospitals and clinics

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 in Electronic Medical Records, Interim LSU Public Hospital, LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

Doctors and nurses treating patients at the LSU public hospitals and clinics will now share medical records through an electronic network...

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Rally to urge Lallie Kemp support

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 in Lallie A. Kemp, LSU Health, News

As state officials continue to look for ways to reduce the blow of funding cuts projected for Lallie Kemp and as concerned residents rally...

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Karam: the face of many

Posted on Aug 23, 2012 in Earl K. Long Medical Center, LSU Health, News

In a 10-by-10 room without windows, books crowd two shelves, mostly journals of medicine. One also observes an antique apothecary desk and...

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