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LCMC Health Congratulates Staff Recognized as Healthcare Heroes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 15, 2019

MEDIA CONTACT:

Mary Beth Romig

Director of Public Relations

504.896.2759 504.606.8430 (cell)

Marybeth.Haskins@LCMChealth.org

New Orleans, LA LCMC Health is proud of the 13 individuals across the LCMC Health system recognized as 2019 Healthcare Heroes by New Orleans CityBusiness, selected based on industry achievement and community involvement.

“We are extremely proud of the 13 CityBusiness “Health Care Heroes” who are part of our family at LCMC Health. These are leaders in our organization and in our community who contribute to our mission,” said Greg Feirn, Chief Executive Officer of LCMC Health. “I truly believe all our employees, physicians, nurses and volunteers are heroes for the compassionate care they deliver every day.”

LCMC Health’s Heroes include:

Nurses:

  • Suzanne Hoffpauir, Director of Perioperative Services, Touro
  • Jeremy Landry, Nursing Director, Trauma Intensive Care Unit, Interim Nursing Director, Burn Center, University Medical Center New Orleans
  • John MacMahon, Nursing Director, Emergency Department, University Medical Center New Orleans

Physicians:

  • Meredith Maxwell, MD, Family Medicine, Crescent City Physicians, Touro

Professionals:

  • Takeisha Davis, M.D., CEO, New Orleans East Hospital
  • Ayame Dinkler, Chief of Staff, LCMC Health
  • Jeffery H. Edge, Vice-President of Operations, West Jefferson Medical Center
  • Laura Kerns, Cancer Center Clinical Dietitian, University Medical Center New Orleans
  • Bill Masterton, Market CEO, LCMC Health
  • John R. Nickens IV, CEO, Children’s Hospital
  • Alyana Samai, Stroke Program Coordinator, West Jefferson Medical Center

Volunteers:

  • Art Lentini, Children’s Hospital
  • Eric Rotts, Children’s Hospital