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Ochsner Health programs are dedicated to residents and fellows’ well-being. We are committed to providing our residents and fellows with resources to promote nutritional, physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual health.


  • Meal card – Residents and Fellows will be provided with a meal card containing the designated funds for the entire academic year. This sum will be renewed at the start of each academic year.
  • Ochsner Eat Fit
  • Provide healthy snacks available 24/7 in the resident break rooms


  • Call rooms
  • Onsite fitness center and pool
  • Ochsner Fitness Center – $0 initiation fee; $31 per month membership rate (resident only)
  • Levee access – walk/bike trail
  • Pathway to Wellness
  • Yoga classes – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:15 PM and 5:15 PM
  • Onsite Employee Health
  • Same day appointments


  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Connecting with Peers through Empathy (C.O.P.E.)
  • Mentor programs


  • Meditation
  • Resident lounges


  • Resident and Fellows Association activities
  • Program planned activities


  • Spiritual Care Team
  • Chaplain

Additionally, Ocshner Clinic Foundation provides conveniences to assist in work/life balance.

  • EMR training to increase efficient use of time
  • 24/7 Medical Library
  • Medical Publishing Services
  • Two onsite pharmacies
  • Two cafeterias
  • Two convenient stores
  • Optical shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Post office
  • Salon and Barber
  • Secure parking