November 7, 2019

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center and Our Lady of the Lake Ascension were each awarded an A from The Leapfrog Group’s fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Our Lady of the Lake’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare.

November 7, 2019

Jay Latour has joined Woman’s Hospital as the new laboratory director, bringing more than 20 years of experience managing labs at hospitals across Louisiana. Most recently he served as the laboratory manager for Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge, where he improved lab processes and patient satisfaction scores in his tenure there.

November 7, 2019

Terry Stelly, MD, has joined Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group Cardiothoracic Surgery. Stelly joins cardiothoracic surgeons Dr. William M. Boedefeld II, Dr. Walter Bringaze III, and Dr. Swayze Rigby in providing advanced surgical care of diseases of the heart, lungs, and blood vessels.

November 7, 2019

Cardiologists at Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in Lafayette are first in the state to perform advanced peripheral interventional procedures with a robotic-assisted peripheral vascular system at Lafayette General Medical Center.

November 7, 2019

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University (FranU) will recognize the service contributions of three alumni and one community leader during the 2019 Fête des Fidèles annual fundraiser, slated for Nov. 16. In addition to the annual awards, the event will celebrate 96 years of Franciscan servant leadership by honoring the reunion years of the alumni in attendance. 
The event will be held at L’Auberge and begins with a social hour and raffle and follows with a luncheon at 12 p.m.