Deeper cuts coming to LSU public hospitals

Posted on Oct 5, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

The LSU governing board backed a plan Thursday to deepen cuts to $152 million for the university-run public hospitals that care for the...

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Builder: Hospital on track

Posted on Oct 5, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News, University Medical Center - New Orleans

On the same day that massive cuts in state health care funding were announced in Baton Rouge, contractors presented a rosy outlook on...

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Plan Protects Graduate Medical Education, Maximizes Public-Private Partnerships, Keeps Hospitals Open

Posted on Oct 4, 2012 in LSU Health, LSU Health Care & Medical Education Redesign, News

LSU System officials have developed a plan to address the budget shortfall   resulting from Congressional action to decrease...

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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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