Ochsner is committed to a clinically-integrated research program with the ultimate goal of improving the health and wellness of our patients and communities. And as the largest academic medical center in Louisiana, we are training the next generation of healthcare professionals to be leaders who can meet evolving healthcare challenges.
The Ochsner pharmacy department comprises a complete continuum of patient care, including inpatient, clinic, infusion centers and retail pharmacy services.
These locations provide clinical, distributive, and administrative support and services to Ochsner patients. Ochsner pharmacy personnel are integrally involved in all aspects of patient care. Complete and appropriate drug therapy is provided in a multidisciplinary patient-centered environment.
Innovative clinical practice models
Communicative learning environment within a teaching institution
State of the art technology: Epic Electronic Health Record and dispensing support, Pyxis ES integrated dispensing platform and automated dispensing cabinets, pharmogistics business intelligence, medication carousels and USP 797/800 compliant sterile compounding areas.
Administration and leadership
Medication use, safety and policy
ASHP- Accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, PGY-2 Community Pharmacy Residency, PGY- 1 / 2 Health- System Administration and Leadership, and PGY-2 Pharmacy Practice Residency in Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Medication-Use Safety and Policy, Oncology, and Solid Organ Transplant
Precepting affiliation with Xavier University of Louisiana, College of Pharmacy
Pharmacy technician training program
Educational programs for physicians, medical and surgical residents, nurses and other healthcare workers