Karam turns the ‘dysfunction’ of the EKL building into strength

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

A few years back, a prospective resident for the LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge was a bit perplexed when he pulled up to...

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“Big Bang” Launches Electronic Health Record System at Interim LSU Public Hospital

Posted on Aug 21, 2012 in Electronic Medical Records, Interim LSU Public Hospital, LSU Health, News

The electronic health record system at the Interim LSU Public Hospital (ILH), in New Orleans, arrived with a bang on July 29 and...

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Jenkins discusses hospital partnership possibility

Posted on Aug 14, 2012 in LSU Health, News

Partnering with private hospitals to operate the LSU medical centers around the state could be necessary to keep all of them open, says LSU...

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LSU Health Announces Strategies to Meet Budget Reduction

Posted on Jul 30, 2012 in E.A. Conway, Huey P. Long, LSU Health, LSUHSC-Shreveport, News

BATON ROUGE – LSU System officials on Friday announced $329 million in spending measures designed to address the cuts made to the...

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DHH Announces Reduction Plan to Address Drop in Louisiana’s Federal Medicaid Matching Rate

Posted on Jul 13, 2012 in LSU Health, News

BATON ROUGE—Today, the Louisiana Division of Administration and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals outlined a plan to...

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LSU Projects Impact of Hospital Budget Cuts

Posted on May 16, 2012 in LSU Health, News

BATON ROUGE—Inpatient beds would be sharply reduced, operating rooms closed and mental health services slashed if $24.5 million in...

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