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COVID-19

CHRISTUS Health announced today it is now offering a new screening tool to some patients, as well as doctors, nurses and other CHRISTUS Associates on the frontlines to learn who has been infected with COVID-19—AND—who might now carry protective antibodies.

2020 Dragon Boat Race Rescheduled for October 31st

In the interest of public health and out of an abundance of caution, the CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwestern Louisiana Foundation has decided to reschedule the 2020 Dragon Boat Race for Saturday, October 31, 2020.

Watchman

Patient Successfully Implanted with CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick’s Watchman™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Hospital’s John and Sylvia Stelly Heart Center has a team of cardiologists, which includes Dr. Richard Gilmore, Dr. Corey Foster, Dr. Jake LeBeau, and Dr. Thomas Mulhearn, performed the first implant of the WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Device on a patient with atrial fibrillation (AF) at the John and Sylvia Stelly Regional Heart Center.