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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Calling little ghouls, goblins, princesses and superheroes to celebrate Halloween at Hammond Square Stirling Properties and Hammond Square announce the 4th Annual Halloween at the Square event on Saturday, October 21, from 6-8 p.m. for children ages 12 and under. The event is free and open to the public. Costumes are highly encouraged. Kids are invited to trick-or-treat at Hammond Square's ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Drs. Becky Batiste, Juan Carlos Martinez, Ryan Rhodes and Farhan Siddiqui to Staff the Clinic  North Oaks Physician Group has opened a Primary Care Clinic in Hammond. The new clinic specializes in comprehensive health care for families and is located within the North Oaks Clinic building, Suite 201, 15813 Paul Vega, MD, Drive.  Family Medicine Physicians Becky Batiste, MD, Juan Carlos Martinez, ...read more
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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
If you have questions about North Oaks or the future of health care in Louisiana, make plans to attend the health system's town hall forum Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 5:30-7 p.m. Hosted by the North Oaks Board of Commissioners and President/Chief Executive Officer Michele Sutton, the forum will take place in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, located within North Oaks Diagnostic Center at 15837 ...read more
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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Ninety-eight former patients were remembered at the Annual North Oaks Hospice Memorial Service Saturday, August 19, in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center on the North Oaks Medical Center campus.  The Memorial Service is a component of the North Oaks Hospital Bereavement Program, which provides support to family members and caregivers for one year following each patient's passing. It is a ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
ALEXANDRIA, La.  — Today, Cleco leadership, joined by elected officials and local partners, unveiled the utility company’s largest technology and customer experience project in the company’s history. The two-year, $130 million Strategic Alignment and Real-time Transformation, or START project, will replace Cleco’s core technology, shifting from multiple systems to one primary system, SAP, while ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
New patient appointments are now being scheduled with Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist Jeffrey B. Witty, MD, who has joined North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center in Hammond. To schedule an appointment, please call 985.230.APPT [2778] in Hammond. Witty is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in orthopaedic sports medicine and comes to North Oaks from the ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
With the Louisiana Department of Health seeing more confirmed flu cases than usual for this time of year, North Oaks Physician Group is making it easy to get vaccinated.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the single best way to protect against the flu is to get vaccinated each year.  North Oaks Walk-in Clinics in Hammond and Walker and North Oaks Primary Care & ...read more
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Thursday, August 24, 2017
North Oaks Physician Group has opened an Endocrinology Clinic in Hammond. Endocrinologist A. Mannan Khan, MD, who is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, staffs the clinic. He is accepting new patients, age 18 and older. To schedule an appointment, call (985)230-APPT [2778].  A graduate of Tulane School of Medicine in New Orleans, Khan carried out a ...read more
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Thursday, August 24, 2017
Justin D. Fowlkes, MD, joined the North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic effective Aug. 6, 2017, and is now accepting new patients, age 18 and older. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Fowlkes, call (985) 230-APPT [2778]. As a pulmonologst, he specializes in helping patients who have lung-related diseases or problems breathing. He commonly diagnoses, treats and provides rehabilitation for asthma, ...read more
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Monday, August 21, 2017
Psychiatrist Vic Linden, MD, has joined New Leaf Psychiatry & Counseling Center effective Aug. 20, 2017, and is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, call (985) 230-7495.  Linden specializes in adult psychiatry, which involves the diagnosis and treatment of individuals, 18 years of age and up, with chemical imbalances in the brain, including: stress, depression, anxiety, ...read more
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