February 22, 2019
After serving as President and CEO of Woman’s Hospital for more than 23 years, Teri Fontenot has announced her plan to retire in late summer 2019.
February 21, 2019
If you have been diagnosed with prediabetes or insulin resistant, learn how the Diabetes Prevention Program can help you! Call 225-924-8936 to start February 26, 2019.
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.
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.
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.
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.
January 25, 2019
Kathy Guidry, MD, FACOG, has been elected to a one-year term as the highest elected leadership position among the medical staff.
November 28, 2018
Ashley Marks, a gynecologic oncology nurse navigator at Woman’s Hospital, was honored with the 2018 Oncology Navigation Excellence Award from The Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+).
November 20, 2018
Woman’s Hospital’s 21 founders began working in 1956 to plan, finance and build a hospital exclusively for women. On November 18, 1968, Woman’s Hospital opened as one of the first women’s specialty hospitals in the nation.
November 16, 2018
for Outstanding Performance in Patient Experience
Woman’s Hospital has been named a 2018 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press...