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Winter Weather, Jan. 12-18

The National Weather Service forecasts freezing temperatures in the New Orleans area beginning Friday, Jan. 12 through Thursday, Jan. 18. A mix of very light wintry precipitation is possible in the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 16, but no accumulation is anticipated. Residents and visitors are advised to take precautions during winter weather.

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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Orleans Parish Hospital Service District-District A

Contact Information

Phone:(504) 717-7792
Board address:

5640 Read Boulevard
Suite 710
New Orleans, Louisiana 70127


The Orleans Parish Hospital Service District – District A was created to deliver a full service hospital to New Orleans East. Urgent care services began in July 2011 on the hospital campus as a first step towards building a full hospital, which will reopen in 2013. This represents the first access to 24 hour, 7 day a week care for this community since Hurricane Katrina.


Thirteen members.

  • The Mayor appoints seven members. Three of these appointments must be from a list of nominees submitted by the councilmember, state representative, and state senator whose district encompasses all or the greater portion of the area in which the district is located;
  • The Mayor appoints one member who is a consumer;
  • The chancellor of the LSU-Health Sciences Center School of Medicine or designee;
  • The chancellor of the Tulane University School of Medicine or designee;
  • The president of the New Orleans Medical Association or designee;
  • The president of the Orleans Parish Medical Society or designee; and
  • The director of the City of New Orleans Department of Health.

Term Length

Four years.

(Created by: La. R.S. 46:1094, et seq.)

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Last updated: 11/4/2015 3:02:21 PM

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