Specialty clinics and medical office buildings dot the landscape along Houma Boulevard near East Jefferson General Hospital
* The Tulane University Medical Group opened Tulane Orthopaedic Spine Center at East Jefferson General Hospital
's campus as well as the $1.1 million Professional Athlete Care Team Clinic for former professional athletes as part of the Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine.
Strand's hospital, health care and medical experience also includes a six-year stint as medical director of the wound center at East Jefferson General Hospital
in Metairie, La.; 11 years as a surgery instructor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Md.; and, the past two years as a member of United Healthcare's regional peer review committee for the Southeast Region.
Strand previously worked for six-years as a medical director of the wound centre at East Jefferson General Hospital
in Metairie, La.
Among the hospitals canceled by Argonaut were Baton Rouge General Medical Center, East Jefferson General Hospital
, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, Southern Baptist Hospital, Touro Infirmary, and West Jefferson Medical Center.
The East Jefferson General Hospital
in Metairie, La., has bought a Single-Site system.
Located in Jefferson Parish, La., East Jefferson General Hospital
(EJGH) places great emphasis on the quality and safety of the care it provides.
Technical advisory group members who voted against making a formal recommendation to CMS at this point said they "were concerned about angering or offending the hospital associations who brought the idea to begin with," said Carol Bayer, M.D., a panel member and vice president for medical affairs at East Jefferson General Hospital
in Metairie, La.
CASE FACTS: After falling off a ladder, Arvind Shah went to the emergency room at East Jefferson General Hospital
where he was examined by Dr.
Stephen Sudderth at East Jefferson General Hospital