Public Health

April 19, 2024
No-cost Continuing Education Units are available for social workers, nurses and EMS professionals with registration and completion of the symposium.
April 17, 2024
Services offered include health screening, immunizations, nutrition education, Narcan and opioid prevention education, information on Medicaid renewals and health insurance marketplace coverage, and more.
April 17, 2024
The advisories include 1 new warning and updates to 10 previously issued warnings.
April 17, 2024
The hospitals were recognized for committing to practices that improve quality and outcomes for women giving birth.
April 12, 2024
A 60-year-old female died in an accidental storm-related incident outside Pineville.
April 10, 2024
The report provides crucial insights into causes and disparities of deaths among women within a year of pregnancy in Louisiana.
March 18, 2024
This free event is for individuals wanting to learn more about the disease of addiction, youth mental health issues and solutions, regional programs and resources, and harm reduction.
March 12, 2024
Services will be relocated to alternate sites during the temporary closure.
February 22, 2024
Both individuals were unvaccinated for measles and were exposed to the virus while visiting another state.
February 21, 2024
A public health investigation has been initiated and LDH will provide additional updates as we are able to collect more information.