The East Jefferson General Hospital Marketing and Communications Department serves as an in-house agency handling all advertising, marketing, communications, media and public relations for the hospital. Working with local, regional, national and international media, the EJGH Marketing and Communications Department keeps the public abreast of all news and events as well as promoting levels of care that are provided at our community hospital.

Media interested in generating stories regarding EJGH are asked to contact the Marketing and Communications Department directly as to help you create the best, most informative segment, article or column. Our full media policy is available online here.

Valerie Englade serves as Vice President of Community Relations, John Sartori is the Director of Marketing and Communications and Brandon Scardigli coordinates all Public and Media Relations. Scardigli is the primary contact for any media seeking to contact an EJGH patient, physician or representative and is also the contact for those wishing to visit our campus for any filming, videotaping, photography or interviews. You may reach the Marketing and Communications Department by phone at (504) 503-7110 or by fax at (504) 503-7114.

Media Relations Staff 

Brandon Scardigli
Public Information Specialist
(504) 503-7243 - office
(504) 339-4279 - cell

John Sartori
Director of Marketing Communications
(504) 503-7110 - Office
(504) 782-6334 - Cell

Valerie Englade
Vice President of Community Relations
(504) 503-7110 - Office
(504) 261-6814 - Cell