Outdoor Boot Camp is Back!

Outdoor Boot Camp is Back!

Registration ends September 24. New sessions start October 1! 

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EJGH Awarded Four Star Rating

EJGH Awarded Four Star Rating

For the third consecutive time, CMS awarded us with 4-Stars!

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12th Annual Up on The Roof: 10/05/2018

12th Annual Up on The Roof: 10/05/2018

Featuring music by Groovy 7! Tickets on sale now.

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New Safe Sitter Classes Now Available

New Safe Sitter Classes Now Available

The Nationally-Recognized Program is once again offering 2-day courses.

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Why are we #1?

Why are we #1?

Let's talk about it! Our new campaign focuses on why we are at the top.

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Smoking Cessation

Smoking Cessation

Quit Smoking. Start Healing. All for Free.

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Introducing: Therapeutic Yoga at EJGH

Introducing: Therapeutic Yoga at EJGH

Come experience the many physical benefits of our new class at the Wellness Center! 

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Make the Most of Your Meals in 2018

Make the Most of Your Meals in 2018

Join EJGH's registered Nutritionist for healthy cooking demo's each month this year! 

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Number 1 in Louisiana, Number 10 in America

Number 1 in Louisiana, Number 10 in America

Proud of our accolades. More proud to be the choice of care for you and yours. 

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Now Open: EJGH Urgent Care!

Now Open: EJGH Urgent Care!

Visit us at our new location in Kenner. 

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Free Child Safety Seat Fittings at EJGH

Free Child Safety Seat Fittings at EJGH

Stop by the Wellness Center Parking Lot on the 3rd Thursday of every month. 

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Volunteer of the Month: August 2018

Jerry Ricks

It has only taken 2 years for Jerry Ricks to become the face of the EJGH pharmacy. His ever-smiling presence, attention to detail and willingness to always go the extra mile, (which to Jerry always just seems to be the right thing to do), has endeared him to the entire pharmacy staff but also those who deal with that department. Thank you Jerry for all you do to help make EJGH a truly great hospital.

Upcoming Events

Scott Walker Image

Please join us in welcoming Murrow and Emmy award-winner Scott Walker as our MC for The Foundation’s 45 Anniversary Gala. Walker has been covering local news here in New Orleans since 2009 as an anchor for WDSU as part of his 21 year career in television. In 2015 and 2016, Walker won an Emmy award, Edward R. Murrow award, National Headliner award and Gabriel award for his stories chronicling former Saint Steve Gleason’s battle with ALS. In 2014, The New Orleans native was named one of Gambit’s 40 Under 40 and was named “Best News Anchor” by the Press Club of New Orleans in 2012 and 2013, earning first place honors from the Press Club and Gambit Weekly for his social media presence in 2012, ’13, ’14 and ’15.

In honor of East Jefferson General Hospital’s 45th Anniversary, EJGH will honor the physicians, nurses, and team members who embody the best in clinical excellence and provide the best patient experience to the members of its community. Nominations will be accepted from Monday, May 2, through Monday, May 16, and may be submitted via team talk in the following categories below.

Categories

  • Award of Excellence in Nursing and Patient Care
  • Keith Collins MD Physician Memorial Award
  • Team Member Spirit Award

Winners will be announced on June 11th at the 45th Anniversary Gala. If you have a colleague or team of colleagues whose work is exemplary, submit a nomination today.