A return to business as usual for temporarily suspended services is anticipated Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 10 a.m.
Due to approaching extreme wintry conditions, North Oaks Health System is canceling all outpatient appointments and other elective procedures scheduled Monday, Feb. 15, through 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 16. These temporary suspensions apply to all locations in Tangipahoa and Livingston parishes and include clinic appointments, COVID-19 vaccination appointments, elective surgeries and procedures, outpatient diagnostic appointments, outpatient rehabilitation appointments (inclusive of audiology, cardiac, physical, occupational, pulmonology and speech) and dialysis and infusion therapy appointments.
North Oaks Walk-In Clinics in Hammond, Walker and Ponchatoula and North Oaks Prescription Centers at North Oaks Medical Center and in the North Oaks Clinic Building also will be closed Feb. 15, through 10 a.m., Feb 16.
A return to business as usual for temporarily suspended services is anticipated Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 10 a.m. The North Oaks team will work with all patients affected to reschedule services and appointments as quickly as possible.
North Oaks Medical Center will remain open to care for hospitalized patients and those in need of critical emergency services. North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital also will remain open to care for hospitalized patients. Regular hospital visiting hours and COVID-19 visitation guidelines at North Oaks Medical Center and North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital remain in effect. North Oaks Health System officials remain in constant contact with parish and state officials, as well as the National Weather Service.