MEET OUR OFFICIAL MEDICAL PARTNERS
Our medical sponsors & partners provide The Louisiana Marathon® the personal health know-how and medical support that will many runners will be able to utilize throughout the weekend of January 19th-20th, 2013. These partners are crucial to The Louisiana Marathon’s® success of all our runners and volunteers. On behalf of our team at The Louisiana Marathon® we would like thank all of our medical sponsors for all their support and endless hours in giving our runners the best Louisiana experience possible.
Our nationally-registered EMTs and paramedics are committed to providing the best pre-hospital emergency medical care. Known for our quality service and technological innovation, Acadian Ambulance Service has been an industry leader for more than 40 years. We have a solid base of experience in dealing with disasters and other mass casualty incidents, and we also provide non-emergency medical transportation in Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.
Action Medicine Consultants has over 25 years of experience in providing point-of-service care for small and large-scale athletic events. We have proven success working with race directors on all aspects of large-scale athletic events: medical management, marketing and sponsor engagement, communications/logistics, and volunteer recruitment.
Our medical management planning process is focused assisting race directors in successful short- and long-term medical planning implementing effective strategies to provide a well-coordinated medical services component for race directors. Our coordinated services model involves communication/logistics with local emergency medical services, hospitals, healthcare providers, medical volunteer recruitment, and medical equipment/supply procurement. We also assist in developing medical sponsorship opportunities to support and enhance the medical components of your event to become a revenue-producing part of your event. We have the knowledge and experience to ensure your event’s medical component meets and exceeds healthcare expectations for race events.
BATON ROUGE GENERAL Baton Rouge General Medical Center is a full-service community hospital with 527 licensed beds between two campuses. As the first hospital in Baton Rouge, opening its doors in 1900, Baton Rouge General has a long history of groundbreaking milestones, as well as providing the Greater Baton Rouge community with high quality healthcare for generations.
BONE AND JOINT CLINIC OF BATON ROUGE As the first Baton Rouge orthopedic clinic, founded in 1948, Bone and Joint Clinic of Baton Rouge has served the residents of South Louisiana for over 60 years. Today, we have grown to a family of over 70 specialized employees including 14 physicians, registered nurses, certified orthopaedic technicians, registered radiological technologists and certified physician assistants.At the Bone and Joint Clinic of Baton Rouge, our goal is to provide high-quality and complete orthopedic care in a pleasant, friendly and convenient environment.
DERMASURGERY CENTER When you’re having any kind of medical procedure, you want to know you’re in the best hands possible. At Dermasurgery Center, you can rest assured. Whether you’re having Mohs surgery for skin cancer, a laser procedure, or a cosmetic treatment such as Botox®, injectable fillers, or a chemical peel, you can be certain you’re in the hands of a caring expert. At Dermasurgery Center, we combine professional expertise with a personal touch. Designed to reflect our patient-centered approach, the atmosphere of the center is soothing, welcoming and peaceful.
LSU HEALTH Louisiana State University operates ten hospitals, which are managed by the Health Care Services Division. Combined, the LSU facilities admit 60,000 patients annually, and they provide nearly 1.2 million outpatient visits, around 70 percent of which are clinic visits. Mission-driven to care for the uninsured and provide training opportunities for future health professionals, LSU HCSD is a statewide safety net system in which everyone is eligible for care
MOREAU PHYSICAL THERAPY Moreau Physical Therapy has been serving the greater Baton Rouge area for over 35 years. We offer several locations in Baton Rouge, Central, Zachary, Port Barre, and Opelousas, Louisiana. We specialize in the treatment of athletes and musculoskeletal injuries. Our expert therapists offer advanced therapy and sports enhancement programs specifically tailored to each individual. The staff at Moreau Physical Therapy works with a variety of people with different backgrounds to improve their overall performance and skill. It is our aim to keep you healthy and create a program that is related directly to the specialized needs of your sport. At Moreau Physical Therapy we look forward to helping you achieve optimal health and recover from injuries.
OCHSNER HEALTH SYSTEM Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner’s 25 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 50 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across six specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 90 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs 17,000 employees, over 1,000 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts more than 900 clinical research studies. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment.
PEOPLES HEALTH At Peoples Health, providing quality Medicare healthcare is our core business. Only people with Medicare can join a Peoples Health plan because Medicare is all we do. And, according to our many satisfied members, we do it very well. They will tell you about the generous benefits, exceptional care and dedicated member services that they’ve come to expect from Peoples Health. The mission of Peoples Health is to provide high quality, cost-effective healthcare services to the members we serve.