News in 2019

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Woman’s To Host Additional Poverty Simulations

April 08, 2019
Designed to help healthcare workers understand the challenges of families in poverty With more than 100 participants at its inaugural poverty...

Overweight Millennials Face Increased Cancer Risk

April 04, 2019
The link between obesity and an increased risk of certain cancers is proven, but a recent study released by the American Cancer Society now shows a rise in obesity related cancers in people specifically born between 1981 and 1997.

Woman’s Hospital Welcomes Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician with Special Interest in Opioid Use Disorder

March 25, 2019
Dr. Benjamin comes to Woman’s with national recognition in caring for women with perinatal substance use disorders.

Woman’s Hosts Poverty Simulation for Hospital Staff

March 20, 2019
A professional education immersive simulation exercise class designed to facilitate empathy and compassion for those living in poverty. 

Woman’s Hospital Celebrates Certified Nurses Day Honoring 260 Certified Nurses on Staff

March 18, 2019
Woman’s Hospital is celebrating Certified Nurses Day March 19, 2019, by honoring its 260 certified nurses. These nurses are being recognized...

Woman’s offers Louisiana’s only CDC-recognized Diabetes Prevention Program

February 21, 2019
If you have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes or insulin resistant, learn how the Diabetes Prevention Program can help you! Call 225-924-8936 for next start date.
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Woman’s Hospital Named a Safe Sitter® Gold Level Provider

February 19, 2019
Woman’s Hospital has been named a Gold Level provider of Safe Sitter® classes for teaching more than 125 students in 2018.
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Local Artist’s Installation Takes Flight at Woman’s Hospital

February 19, 2019
A Baton Rouge native specializing in digital drafting and three-dimensional design has created a custom “In Flight” art installation in the Woman’s Hospital main atrium, made possible through donation of cancer survivor and family.

Woman’s Hospital Implements New Recovery Process for C-Section Patients

February 04, 2019
In an effort to reduce the risk of long-term opioid abuse and side effects after a cesarean section, Woman’s Hospital has implemented a new process called “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery,” or ERAS.
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Woman’s Center for Wellness Receives Medical Fitness Certifications

February 01, 2019
Woman’s Center for Wellness, a Woman’s Hospital facility that offers exercise, therapy, nutrition and spa services, has received facility certification from the Medical Fitness Association (MFA). Medical exercise programs are a safe, effective option for individuals who are recovering from injuries or have chronic health conditions.
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