for the Future
Ochsner Health is driving new digital innovations that improve health and benefit patients and healthcare providers nationwide.
Lance Daniels is enrolled in the Ochsner Health Digital Medicine program to help manage his diabetes.
Hospitals and Health Facilities
Ochsner’s innovative telemedicine and digital solutions increase access to specialized care for adult and pediatric patients in an array of healthcare settings.
To date, more than 75% of patients evaluated through Ochsner’s telemedicine network programs were able to remain at a local hospital for their care and benefit.
In 2019, Ochsner completed nearly 3,300 direct to consumer telehealth visits through its 15 employer partners.
Our TeleStroke program enables expert consultation and team-based treatment for more than 14,500 patients annually across the Gulf South. Similarly, TeleStork monitored 21,000 laboring mothers across six hospitals in 2019 while cutting NICU admits by half.
We continued Ochsner’s partnership with Pfizer to digitize the clinical trial experience and data exchange, increasing access for patients to participate in clinical research and the speed and efficiency of trials.
Ochsner’s CareConnect 360 telemedicine network helps partner hospitals provide personalized, on-site coverage for patients requiring access to specialty services. The network includes clinics and employers, 120 facilities across Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama and has impacted over 250,000 patients across 80 specialties.
Ochsner and Lambeth House launched the Innovative Care in Alzheimer’s Research Program — an intervention study of dementia management with interactive technology.
Direct to Consumer
Ochsner Health’s digital care solutions can be delivered exactly where and when people need them — for chronic disease and beyond.
Enrolled more than 10,000 patients in Ochsner Digital Medicine hypertension and diabetes programs in 2019 alone.
Ochsner announced a new partnership with TytoCare to create the Ochsner Health Kit, the healthcare industry’s first all-in-one modular device and telehealth solution for on-demand, consumer-led remote medical exams.
Our Connected MOM program allows expectant mothers to stay connected to their Ochsner care team from the comfort of home. Through this program, we have been able to reduce the number of visits for mom, while providing a more continuous connection that allows us to detect any problems even sooner than we otherwise would.
Our new partnership with Color has allowed us to create a fully digital program that lets us do proactive genetic screening to identify patients with higher risk early, before the onset of disease. This information equips patients with personalized health details and helps our providers deliver more and better preventive care.
Through the end of 2019, more than 17,000 patients enrolled in Ochsner Anywhere Care with nearly 3,300 completed virtual visits.
Ochsner became the first health system partner for Hims & Hers, a leading direct-to-consumer telehealth company, allowing us to expand the benefits of our Digital Medicine program to new patients in new places.