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 01, 2018
To celebrate its 50th birthday, Woman’s Hospital has released a hardcover children’s book, “The Very Best Birth Day.”
October 26, 2018
The Woman’s Hospital Auxiliary recently held a luncheon to install new officers, present the 2018 Healthcare Auxilian Awards, and recognize grant recipients.
October 16, 2018
Woman’s Hospital was recently named as one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge, ranking No. 8 in the large employer category.
October 10, 2018
Modern Healthcare Names Woman’s Hospital a Best Place to Work in Healthcare for 11th Consecutive Year and Nationally Ranked as No. 6
September 29, 2018
A new study aims to determine how injectable Saxenda® treatments affect women with PCOS.