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Health Resources
Lane Regional Medical Center cares about your health. We have provided the information below on a variety of topics so you can make more-informed healthcare decisions.
 
Please contact your physician for specific medical questions or call our physician referral line should you not already have a physician - INFORM.D. number, (225) 654-LANE.
 
Lane supports organ donation!
 
 
 

GoodHealth Articles
DatePublication
5/24/2012 WARNING SIGNS OF A HEART ATTACK
5/1/2012 This Summer, Make Skin Cancer Awareness and Prevention a Priority
04/01/2012One Of The Most Important Things You Can Do For Your Child
3/1/2012 Colorectal Cancer is Preventable
7/1/2011 Food Safety
6/1/2011 A Key to Keeping Your Loved Ones Safe This Summer
Community Health Needs
DatePublication
11/8/2013 View File New Mom's Hope: A Pregnancy & Postpartum Wellness Support Group
  

Pregnancy & Postpartum Wellness Support GroupLane Regional Medical Center is introducing New Momís Hope, a new monthly support group to provide encouragement, education, and support for mothers-to-be & new moms who are having emotional difficulty related to childbirth.

5/28/2012 Community Health Needs Assessment
50th Anniversary
DatePublication
2/22/2011 View File 50th Anniversary Program
   The Lane Regional Medical Center 50th Anniversary Celebration Program, featuring a timeline of Lane. Lane Regional Medical Center is a thriving 141-bed primary care hospital with a local investment of more than 750 caring staff members and over 100 physicians dedicated to providing the latest technology and services.
Auxiliary
DatePublication
2/22/2011 View File Auxiliary Brochure
   Hospital volunteers are very special people dedicated to helping others. Our volunteers are an integral part of Lane Regional Medical Center and receive satisfaction providing many services.
Cardiology
DatePublication
1/25/2013 What's Your Score? Know Your Risk of Heart Disease
  

You could know. And all it takes is a fast, painless exam to help you and your doctor understand your risk for a heart attack. Within just five minutes, using a procedure called coronary artery calcium scoring, calcium buildup can be detected that may indicate heart disease. Then, once you know, you can prevent. And thatís peace of mind - just in time.

1/25/2013 Your Guide to Women & Heart Disease
  

Heart disease isnít just a manís disease.

women's heart diseaseHeart attack, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases are devastating to women, too. In fact, coronary heart disease, which causes heart attack, is the single leading cause of death for American women. Many women believe that cancer is more of a threat, but theyíre wrong. Nearly twice as many women in the United States die of heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases as from all forms of cancer, including breast cancer.


5/24/2012 View File EARLY HEART ATTACK CARE
2/22/2011 View File Cardiovascular Center Brochure
   By insisting that your testing and procedures be done at Lane, you are doing one more thing to take care of yourself. When itís more convenient for you and your family, it also means less stress, time and effort by staying close to home and not having to fight traffic all the way into Baton Rouge. Get your heart checked for those you love today! Early detection is the key.
2/22/2011 View File Congestive Heart Failure Brochure
  
Congestive Heart Failure or "CHF" is a weakening of the heart's pumping power. With heart failure, your body does not get enough oxygen and nutrition to meet its needs. This does not mean your heart has stopped working, but it is not working as well as it should.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
09/22/2007View File Lane Cardiology Pacemaker/ICD Brochure
  Lane Regional Medical Center in partnership with the Cardiology Institute of the South is providing excellent care to patients with heart trouble, including those needing a Pacemaker. To read more about this procedure, please download the brochure. For an appointment, please call (225) 654-1559.
09/21/2007View File Lane Cardiology Angioplasty/Stent Placement
  

Lane Regional Medical Center in partnership with the Cardiology Institute of the South is providing excellent care to patients with heart trouble, including those needing Angioplasty/Stent Placement. To read more about this procedure, please download the brochure. For an appointment, please call (225) 654-1559.

09/21/2007View File Lane Cardiology Catheter Brochure
  

Lane Regional Medical Center in partnership with the Cardiology Institute of the South is providing excellent care to patients with heart trouble, including those needing Cardiac Catheterization. To read more about this procedure, please download the brochure. For an appointment, please call (225) 654-1559.

DAISY Award
DatePublication
2/22/2011 View File DAISY Award Brochure
   The DAISY Award is a nationwide program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. Lane Regional Medical Center is proud to be a DAISY Award Hospital Partner, recognizing one of our nurses with this special honor every quarter.
Diabetes
DatePublication
2/22/2011 View File Diabetes Management Program Brochure
  
 
The Diabetes Management Program at Lane Regional Medical Center has all the answers you need to live a happy, healthy lifestyle with diabetes. 
Employment
DatePublication
1/21/2008 View File Nurse Recruitment Flyer
  Lane Regional Medical Center has a challenging, caring environment in which nurses can provide the very best care to their patients. See what other nurses have said about Lane then submit your application today.
1/21/2008 View File Nurse Tech Internship
  Limited applications exist for the Nurse Tech Internship program at Lane Regional Medical Center. Apply Now!
Home Health
DatePublication
2/22/2011 View File Lane Home Health Brochure
   With health care costs rising, patients, their families and physicians are looking for alternatives to lengthy hospital stays. Lane Home Health has provided just such an alternative since 1984 here in Zachary and the surrounding areas.
Hyperbarics and Wound Care
DatePublication
10/17/2013View File Physician Referral Form
10/15/2013View File Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
10/15/2013View File Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
10/15/2013View File Patient Information Wound Care/Hyperbaric Physicians
10/15/2013View File Radiation Induced Injuries
2/23/2011 View File Hyperbaric Therapy, Physician Guide
   Lane Regional Medical Center is proud to offer Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, which involves the systemic delivery of oxygen at values two to three times greater than atmospheric pressure. Its clinical use in a growing number of indications demonstrates its effectiveness in primary and adjunctive care. As a new application of an established technology, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is a viable option to expensive, lengthy medical treatments.
ICU
DatePublication
2/23/2011 View File Intensive Care Unit Brochure
  As a close friend or family member, you have an important role in the care of our patient. Your support, caring reassurance and advocacy for the patient is essential for their well-being.
LRMC Compliance Program
DatePublication
1/4/2012 View File LRMC Compliance Program
  

It is the policy of Lane Regional Medical Center to provide services in compliance with all state and federal laws governing its operations, and consistent with the highest standards of business and professional ethics. This policy is a solemn commitment to our patients, to our community, to those government agencies that regulate the Hospital, and to ourselves. In order to ensure that the Hospital's compliance policies are consistently applied, the Hospital has established a legal and regulatory Compliance Program.

Nursing Home
DatePublication
2/24/2011 View File Lane Nursing Home Brochure
   Lane Nursing Home, an affiliate of Lane Regional Medical Center, is proud to provide quality long-term care in the Zachary community since 1961. We are unique in that the nursing home only has 38 beds and is located inside the west wing of Lane Regional Medical Center. With such close access to the technological resources and professional staff of Lane, residents are assured of immediate continuity of care should an emergency occur or hospitalization be required.
OB/GYN
DatePublication
09/22/2007View File Lane OB/GYN Overview Brochure
  When youíre expecting a baby, itís all about choices. The most important will be choosing the doctor who will care for you throughout your pregnancy and the hospital that will care for you and your baby before, during and after your delivery. Lane Regional Medical Center offers a highly trained, professional team of nurses and Board Certified OB doctors to address the health care needs of women through all stages of their adult lives with a focus on the care and delivery of babies for both normal and high-risk obstetrical patients. Download our overview brochure to find out more and then call to arrange a tour and pre-admit for the big day. 225-658-4159.
9/21/2007 View File Before Baby Comes Brochure
  The moment you find out you're expecting, questions fill your mind. At Lane Regional Medical Center, we're experts at answering those questions. Our physicians and staff will be taking great care of you each stage of the way! Download the Before Baby Comes Brochure for more information and then call to arrange a tour and pre-admit for the big day. 225-658-4159.
09/21/2007View File Lane After Care Brochure for Women
  
Lane Regional Medical Center wants you to have a full understanding of all medical procedures and what to expect even after you are home.
 
Laneís ultimate purpose is to help you heal, so please download the attached brochure or call us if you have any questions about your recovery process. 658-4159.
9/21/2007 View File Lane After Care For Baby Brochure
  

Bringing a new baby home can be overwhelming, so Lane developed this quick guide to answer a few of the most frequently asked questions. Please download the brochure or call. Even after you return home, Lane Regional Medical Center is here to answer any and all questions. Just call our Labor, Delivery & Recovery nursing station at 658-4159.

 

 

 

Patient Services
DatePublication
2/23/2011 View File Patient Handbook
  There is a lot to know about your illness or injury. The more you learn, the better you can take care of yourself. Reading this handbook is the first step in understanding what you need to know.
2/23/2011 View File Physician Referral Service (INFORM.D.)
   One of the most important decisions youíll make regarding your familyís health care is that of choosing a physician. Thatís why Lane Regional Medical Center is dedicated to helping you find the right doctor for your health care needs.
2/23/2011 View File Phone directory
  
Rehab
DatePublication
2/23/2011 View File Lane Rehabilitation Center Brochure
  The rehabilitation process is a combination of assessment, treatment, education and follow-up. It focuses on the emotional as well as physical needs of the patient.
Sleep Study
DatePublication
2/26/2013 Nodding Off -- You May Need More Than a Nap
  

Humans spend about one-third of their lives doing it, yet sleep remains misunderstood and underappreciated for its role in keeping us healthy and productive.

2/23/2011 View File Sleep Study
  The Sleep Study Center at Lane Regional Medical Center offers a full line of testing regimens to evaluate suspected sleep disorders. The most common test is a Sleep Study, or polysomnogram, which is a scientific assessment of sleep staging as related to respiration (oxygen monitoring), brain wave activity, muscle movement and snoring.
Surgery
DatePublication
2/23/2011 View File Preparing For Surgery Brochure
  
 
As hospital stays after surgery become shorter, it is more important than ever for you to be prepared for surgery and to take an active part in your recovery. More than half of the surgeries performed at Lane Regional Medical Center are done on an outpatient basis, which we refer to as "Day Surgery.Ē Patients are cared for by our perioperative team in the Day Surgery Unit.
2/23/2011 View File Surgery Safety Brochure
   You have been scheduled for surgery at Lane Regional Medical Center. For your safety, your stomach must be empty before getting anesthesia. It is very important that you follow these eating and drinking instructions closely. If you do not, your procedure may be delayed or canceled.
04/28/2009Speak Up Patient Handbook Insert
  
This patient handbook insert, Speak Up, provided by Lane Regional Medical Center, reminds you of your rights and responsibilities as we work together on your health.
Wellness Works
DatePublication
2/23/2011 View File Wellness Works Healthcare Solutions Brochure
  Lane Regional Medical Center has implemented an occupational health and wellness division designed to work hand-in-hand helping local employers with their many employee health needs, as well as assist employers with controlling costs associated with rising workersí compensation and general health care costs.
10/31/2008View File WellnessWorks Flier
  

Lane Regional Medical Center is now offering a new program, called Wellness Works, designed to work hand-in-hand helping local business and industry with their many employee health needs, especially controlling costs associated with workersí compensation. Please view the flier or call Heather Murphy at 658-4383 for more information.