DID YOU KNOW? Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children. 710 children (under 13) were killed in passenger vehicles in 2021 and more than 100,000 were injured.
In 2021, more than a third of children (under 13) who died while riding in passenger vehicles were unrestrained. Visit www.nhtsa.gov/campaign/right-seat for more information on choosing the right car seat and to find professionals that can ensure your seats are properly installed. ... See MoreSee Less
FREE COVID TESTS VIA COVID.GOV As of September 25th, households can now order four additional free Covid tests by visiting www.covid.gov/tests. If you've previously ordered tests that have expired, check the website for a listing of extended expiration dates. ... See MoreSee Less
St. James Parish Hospital will be offering prostate cancer screenings as part of our Community Screening Event in February 2024. If you would like a screening sooner, talk to your primary care physician about the risks and benefits. Many insurances cover this screening annually for men over 50.
HEY, HEY HR👋 Members of our awesome HR team attended the Society for Human Resources Management Conference in New Orleans this week. These ladies work together to ensure St. James Parish Hospital remains a great place to work💙 ... See MoreSee Less
As we mark the 22nd anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, we recognize the valiant efforts of all first responders and health care professionals on that day -- thank you for everything you do to keep our communities safe and healthy throughout the year. ... See MoreSee Less
Are you “eating” your water to stay hydrated? If you find it hard to drink enough, consider eating fresh foods with a high water content🥒 🍉 🥬Water plays a vital role in keeping you healthy. But hydration doesn't just come in a bottle or from the tap. At least 19% of an American adult's water intake comes from water-rich foods. Stock up on these fresh fruits and vegetables for nutrition and hydration. ... See MoreSee Less