The Year to Volunteer: Why I Give Back


When my husband and I moved back to Baton Rouge after being away from Louisiana for over 20 years, I started the search for volunteer opportunities. I’ve always wanted to be involved with a children’s hospital, but never lived close enough to one to make it practical to volunteer on a regular basis. When I […]

Internship Program Gives High School Students Experience in Healthcare Careers


This summer, 34 local high schools students were selected to spend a month learning what it’s like to work in Our Lady of the Lake’s 800-bed medical center alongside 7,300 employees. As part of a Summer Ambassador Program, these high school students had behind-the-scenes access to understand how a large hospital organization is run. The […]