Press Room 

World Hand Hygiene Day 2017

May 5, 2017

Wash your hands. How many times have we heard that oft-repeated refrain over our lifetimes? Since we were children, we’ve been encouraged to wash our hands after playing outside, before eating, after using the restroom and any one of a number of other occasions.

MMC Selected to Join Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

May 21, 2015

Minden Medical Center has been selected to be among the first of 100 hospitals in the nation to join the EMPower Initiative to enhance maternity care practices and work toward achieving the Baby Friendly USA© designation.

Stay Mentally Healthy

May 20, 2015

We all know about the importance of taking care of our health—eating right, getting enough sleep, exercising. Healthy habits positively influence how a person feels and how their body functions. But good health involves not only caring for our body, but also our mind.

Celebrating National Hospital Week

May 11, 2015

From May 10-16, 2015, we will recognize National Hospital Week, an annual commemoration that celebrates the people, organizations and technologies that make trustworthy, reliable healthcare available in communities nationwide.

Spring is Ankle Sprain Season

April 9, 2015

Spring is sports season for many amateur athletes and weekend warriors in the Minden area. It's also ankle sprain season for one area foot and ankle surgeon.

Free Foot Screenings in Homer

February 4, 2015

You are invited to a FREE Foot Screening and Forum February 19th from 9am-12pm to help identify potential problems and educate patients regarding proper shoe fit.

MMC Not In Network with Aetna Medicaid

February 3, 2015

As of February 1, 2015 the Bayou Health Medicaid Program was split into five statewide plans. Minden Medical Center has contracted with four of the five plans: Amerigroup of Louisiana, Amerihealth Caritas of Louisiana, Louisiana Healthcare Connections and United Community Care.