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3/2/2016 Update from CDC on ZIKA Virus
12/29/2015Slidell Memorial Hospital and Ochsner Health System Finalize Partnership
 Strategic collaboration focused on enhancing local healthcare
10/28/2015The report cards are in! SMH is the only hospital in the New Orleans metro area to achieve an "A" grade for its Hospital Safety Score.
4/13/2015 Ochsner Health System and Slidell Memorial Hospital sign a Letter of Intent to form strategic partnership to enhance local healthcare
 Today, Slidell Memorial Hospital ("SMH”) and Ochsner Health System ("Ochsner”) announced the signing of a Letter of Intent to form a strategic partnership focused on delivering the highest quality, coordinated, patient-centered care along with preventive healthcare and patient education, positioning both organizations for success in the new healthcare environment.
2/3/2015 Tribute to Dr. Thomas Weatherall, first radiation oncologist in Slidell
12/30/2014Physician C. Bryan Miller named SMH Chief Medical Officer of SMH Physicians Network

In an important leadership development, Slidell Memorial Hospital Chief Executive Officer Bill Davis announced today C. Bryan Miller, M.D., has become the Chief Medical Officer of the SMH Physicians Network.

12/8/2014 Physician James Griffee named SMH Chief Medical Officer
  Slidell Memorial Hospital Chief Executive Officer Bill Davis announced today the appointment of James Griffee, M.D., as the hospital’s Chief Medical Officer.
8/12/2014 Fight Fraud, Waste & Abuse!
  Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) Hotline if you suspect misappropriation (theft), fraud, waste or abuse of public funds by anyone.
Click here to make a report.
4/22/2014 Bedside Pharmacy available at SMH
7/23/2015 Donation honors June Collins
  The Tammany Yacht Club gave a donation of $250 to the Slidell Memorial Hospital Foundation in honor of June Collins.
7/23/2015 Slidell Elks Lodge helps SMH Cardio & Pulmonary Rehab
  Members of the Slidell Elks Lodge 2321 recently presented a donation of $958 to the Slidell Memorial Hospital Foundation.
5/7/2015 SMH Board of Executive Committee Commissioners sets special meeting
  The Slidell Memorial Hospital Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting on Mon., May 11 at 5 p.m.
4/17/2015 SMH offers community health programs in May

Slidell Memorial Hospital will present the following community education and support programs in May.

4/13/2015 Comprehensive new SMH Heart Center ushers in more convenient, advanced care for cardiac patients

Residents of East St. Tammany Parish and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, including Picayune, will soon be able to take advantage of more coordinated, convenient cardiac services and advanced technology. The completed Slidell Memorial Hospital Heart Center, a project done in two phases, is tentatively slated to open its second and final phase to patients on Mar. 30.

4/2/2015 Rooftop Rendezvous coming on Apr. 11, a party benefitting Slidell all year

For what has become one of East St. Tammany's most anticipated and fun social events, Rooftop Rendezvous is more than an evening of dancing, eating tasty dishes from local restaurants and trying your chances in an exciting parade of prizes. The event also lives on throughout the rest of the year, by raising critically important funds to improve the quality of health in the community.

3/20/2015 SMH offers community health programs in April

Slidell Memorial Hospital will present the following community education and support programs in April.

3/17/2015 Application deadline is May 22 for SMH Summer Junior Volunteers program
  Slidell Memorial Hospital is accepting applications for its Summer Junior Volunteer Program until May 22. Junior Volunteers must be at least 15 years old, attend a mandatory orientation and volunteer a minimum of 40 hours over the summer to graduate from the program.
3/11/2015 SMH Board of Commissioners selects 2015 officers
  At its recent meeting, the Slidell Memorial Hospital Board of Commissioners selected David G. Mannella as Board Chairman for 2015.
3/5/2015 Photo Caption: Women’s Health Alliance Board of Directors

Four local residents will serve as the Slidell Memorial Hospital Women's Health Alliance Board of Directors for 2015. They are (from left): Terri Parks, Secretary; Kathy Lowrey, President; Laurie Manley, Treasurer; and, JoBeth Kavanaugh, Vice-President.

2/20/2015 ‘A Day for Girls’ Health’ in Slidell on Feb. 28
  Learning how to make responsible and healthy choices is a lesson teens must learn to build successful adulthoods. Making those lessons fun and memorable is the motivation behind the annual special fair just for teen girls in the community: A Day for Girls' Health.
2/20/2015 SMH “Promises” image campaign earns national honors

The Telly Awards has named Slidell Memorial Hospital's multi-faceted marketing "Our Promise to You” campaign as a double Bronze winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards. The campaign was produced and directed by Joe Sanford, president of Pelican Creative Services, based in Covington, under the supervision and creative direction of Sam Caruso, Jr., and Jennifer Berger of the SMH Business Development Department.

2/5/2015 Need help to keep going on your New Year’s weight-loss resolution? SMH’s Ideal Protein announces new web-based tools now available
  There's some new help from Ideal Protein, the weight-loss program offered through Slidell Memorial Hospital, that's just in time to help you carry on with your New Year's weight-loss commitment: a new website dedicated to chef-created healthier recipes and cooking tips.
1/13/2015 Cocran honored for 25 years volunteer service at SMH

Slidell Memorial Hospital officials are honoring Edith Cocran of Slidell to mark her 25th anniversary as a volunteer at the community hospital.



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