About Us Articles

Stroke Recovery in the Middle Years

At 49, Shannon's life took an unexpected turn when a stroke struck without warning. “When I woke up, I was not able to move. I tried to move, but when I got up, I fell,” Shannon says. “My niece had noticed there's something wrong, so she called 911. They came and took...

Amber finds balance and purpose in her career by prioritizing relationships

Imagine knowing where you work is right where you’re meant to be and every day brings the opportunity to make a profound difference in the lives of others and where you can thrive personally and professionally. This is the world of Amber Herron, OTR/L, CSRS, ASC-BC,...

Geaux Hero: A Triumph of Teamwork and Resilience

Picture this: A young boy just going about his days like any other kid growing up in Hammond, playing baseball, riding his four-wheeler and enjoying a healthy Minecraft obsession, when suddenly he’s hit with leg pain and limping.  For 7-year-old Dominic, this was the...

Celebrating AAPI Heritage Month 2024

In honor of Asian & Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2024, we are recognizing and celebrating the contributions and achievements of several team members from across our health system. These team members come from diverse backgrounds and serve in various roles, and...