Larry Callais Board Chairman Appreciation

August 22, 2018

Aphreikah DuHaney-West, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Teche Regional Medical Center presented a gift of appreciation to Larry Callais, Chairman of the hospital’s Board of Trustees who served a term of over ten years. He was honored for his hard work and dedication to the local hospital.

“Since their development, the Board of Trustees has been very instrumental in the development of strategic decisions to improve the services at our hospital for the people in our community,” said Aphreikah DuHaney-West, CEO.  “Mr. Callais has provided excellent leadership during his tenure and has been an asset to the

Board of Trustees and the hospital,” added DuHaney-West.   

“With the Board’s assistance, we have made tremendous progress in moving our hospital forward.  It has been with their help that we have been able to recruit new physicians, improve and expand medical technology, improve the physical appearance of the hospital, and continually concentrate on patient, physician and employee satisfaction,” said DuHaney-West.    

The Board of Trustees meet on a monthly basis and act as an advisory board for the hospital.  They are involved in strategic planning and make decisions based on the needs of our community. 

About Teche Regional Medical Center

Teche Regional Medical Center, located in Morgan City, Louisiana is a 167-bed hospital staffed and ready to serve St. Mary Parish and beyond by providing inpatient and outpatient services 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. Our dedicated, professional staff members along with our highly skilled physicians deliver quality health care close to home. Our patient experience is our top priority and we continuously strive to be the hospital of choice for our community. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission, Teche Regional provides a broad range of healthcare services important to the health of our patients. More information about the hospital can be found at www.techeregional.com.

About LifePoint Health

LifePoint Health® (NASDAQ: LPNT) is a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®.  Through its subsidiaries, it provides quality inpatient, outpatient, and post-acute services close to home.  LifePoint owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities in 22 states.  It is the sole community healthcare provider in the majority of the non-urban communities it serves.  More information about the company can be found at www.LifePointHealth.net.  All references to "LifePoint," "LifePoint Health", or the "Company" used in this release refer to affiliates or subsidiaries of LifePoint Health, Inc.

Pictured from Left is Larry Callais and Aphreikah DuHaney-West, CEO.