The Trump administration has issued a directive halting the eviction of certain renters though the end of 2020 to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
A former K&B/Rite Aid building on Jefferson Highway has been turned into an Ochsner Outpatient and Home Infusion Center.
Telehealth is a bit of American ingenuity that seems to have paid off in the coronavirus pandemic.
Laura's approach brought a halt to much of the community testing for COVID-19 in the state at a time when a second surge of the disease appeared to be diminishing — but also at a time just after the return of schools and colleges, when testing is crucial to...
Some Louisiana lawmakers are questioning whether staffing at a field hospital set up at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans to potentially treat up to 2,000 COVID-19 patients could have been reduced significantly and more quickly to save taxpayer money.
The Louisiana Department of Health has created an online portal that connects people with experience in the medical field with health care facilities that need workers.
Louisiana's work to track coronavirus cases, to help slow the spread of the outbreak, can't keep up with the state's pace of new infections or overcome the lack of useful information provided by the thousands of people who have tested positive for the virus.
Louisiana health officials reported nearly 1,300 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday and 28 more deaths related to the disease, bringing the state death toll to 4,307.
To keep some of telemedicine's growth, thorny questions about insurance coverage and doctor reimbursement need to be resolved.
Claims by two Louisiana parishes that state health officials may have overstated local coronavirus case counts are largely unfounded, according to the Louisiana Legislative Auditor.