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St. James Parish Hospital continuing to restore services, reopen specialty clinics

LUTCHER — For the most updated information about restoration of St. James Parish Hospital services in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, please visit www.sjph.org/hurricane-ida-updates/. Family ... Read more

5 days ago by Special to.

COVID-19 vaccination and testing clinic scheduled for Monday, Sept. 13

RESERVE — A COVID-19 vaccination and rapid testing clinic will be held from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13 at River Parishes Community ... Read more

1 week ago by Special to.

Louisiana State Health Officer orders immediate closure of nursing homes that evacuated to Independence facility

BATON ROUGE — Pending further regulatory action, State Health Officer Dr. Joseph Kanter has ordered the immediate closure of the seven nursing homes that evacuated ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to.

St. James Hospital announces medical office openings

LUTCHER — St. James Parish Hospital issued updates on medical clinic openings in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Due to power issues, Dr. Vellanki will ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to.

North Oaks Urgent Care in Hammond to reopen Wednesday, Sept. 1

HAMMOND – North Oaks Urgent Care in Hammond will reopen on Wednesday, Sept. 1 with abbreviated hurricane recovery hours of 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to.

North Oaks Health System extends closures of outpatient facilities

HAMMOND — The following North Oaks Health System outpatient facilities and services will remain closed tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 31, and Wednesday, Sept. 1, due to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to.

North Oaks Health System monitoring Hurricane Ida, announces temporary closures

HAMMOND – In consideration of Hurricane Ida’s projected path and in the interest of patient and staff safety, North Oaks officials announce the following temporary ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to.

Blue Cross lifts early drug refill restrictions ahead of Ida

BATON ROUGE – Tropical Storm Ida is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane and make landfall along the Louisiana coast Sunday night into Monday morning. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Special to.

During Peak Hurricane Season, Blue Cross Reminds Louisianians to Be Prepared

BATON ROUGE, La. – Hurricane season officially began June 1 and lasts until Nov. 30, but August through October is the peak. Historically, the majority ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Special to.

Testing and vaccinations available at St. James Parish Health Unit; extended hours on Tuesdays

Beginning today, FREE Covid-19 testing and vaccinations are available at the St. James Parish Health Unit from 8 am – 4:15 pm. On Tuesdays, hours ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Special to.

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