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.
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 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, a medical dermatology visit, 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
OUR LADY OF THE LAKE Located in the state capital of Baton Rouge, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center is a leading healthcare provider for the south Louisiana region providing healthcare for a 11-parish area. With over 700 licensed beds, the hospital is one of the largest acute care hospitals in the state. The Lake’s strong sense of mission and purpose sets it apart from other hospital organizations earning a reputation for excellence, safety and quality. The Lake’s well established ministry is referred to by many as its Spirit of Healing. In a given year, Our Lady of the Lake treats approximately 35,000 patients in the hospital, and services about 350,000 persons through outpatient locations. It has a complement of nearly 1,000 physicians and more than 4,000 staff members.
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.
PEOPLE’S 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.