Visiting House Staff

Affiliated Programs

For residents and fellows who rotate to an Ochsner facility through an affiliated or jointly sponsored program, please find facility location and contact information below.

Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway
Orientation location for rotations at OMC-Jefferson
Highway, Ochsner-Baptist, Ochsner-Elmwood and
Ochsner satellite clinics in New Orleans area
Esther S. Catalanotto
GME Administration
Academic Center 1st Floor
1401 Jefferson Hwy. – North Campus
New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 842-4937 direct
(504) 842-3260 main
ecatalanotto@ochsner.org

Ochsner – Baptist Medical Center
2700 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
Erin Snow
Medical Staff Services, Ste. 300
(504) 897-5901
esnow@ochsner.org

Ochsner Medical Center – Kenner
180 W. Esplanade Avenue
Kenner, LA 70065
Diana Clark
Medical Staff Office – MOB
6th floor, Suite 602
(504) 464-8545
diaclark@ochsner.org

Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank
2500 Belle Chasse Highway
Gretna, LA 70056
Tammy Tobin
Medical Staff Services
(504) 391-5192
ttobin@ochsner.org

Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Lisa Martin
Medical Staff Office – 1st Floor
(225) 755-4894
limartin@ochsner.org

Ochsner Health Center – Covington
1000 Ochsner Boulevard
Covington, LA 70433
Report to Supervising Faculty as
directed by your program coordinator.

Ochsner Health Center – Summa
9001 Summa Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Report to Supervising Faculty as
directed by your program coordinator.

 

Elective Rotation Requests

For residents and fellows seeking an elective rotation at Ochsner and are not in an affiliated program, please note the following before submitting a request for an elective application to Esther Catalanotto, GME Administration.

  1. Electives are possible during the months September through April.  
  2. The applicant is expected to provide the name of the physician who has agreed to supervise the elective rotation.
  3. All required documentation must be submitted with the elective application.
  4. Louisiana full unrestricted medical license or temporary permit from the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (LSBME) is required. If your program is outside the state of Louisiana and you do not currently have a Louisiana medical license or short-term permit, note that only the following Ochsner programs are possible:
    • Colon/Rectal Surgery
    • Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology
    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Orthopedic Surgery

Please contact Esther Catalanotto at ecatalanotto@ochsner.org for an elective application at least 60 days prior to the anticipated start date. The completed application must be submitted no later than 30 days prior to the start date. You will be notified if the application has been approved or not.

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