"We are pleased to partner with Ochsner," said Milton Bourgeois Jr., Administrator of St. Anne General Hospital.
I believe this relationship to be an extremely positive one for our community.
Ochsner's depth and breadth of services and acute-care experience has brought added resources to our residents and local physicians."
The hospital's new name will be Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital
Quinlan and Bourgeois
explained several motivations behind the partnership."In 2005, Ochsner New Orleans recorded 7,500 clinic visits from Lafourche parish residents," says Quinlan.
said the fastest-growing population in the Houma-Thibodaux area is 55 or older, and reducing travel time for medical care for is a great advantage.
"By bringing Ochsner's services to St. Anne, Lafourche residents we have brought greater access to sub-specialty care closer to home," Bourgeois said.
will remain committed to treating the entire population, and we will maintain an open medical staff," Bourgeois