Purchase an ornament to be hung on the Tree of Life in the Atrium Lobby at Ochsner Medical Center (1514 Jefferson Hwy.) and proceeds from sales of the $20 ornaments will benefit the Ventricular Assist Device Patient Assistance Fund.
The ornaments will be hung on the Tree of Life during a ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4. The tree honors loved ones of patients and employees and is dedicated to the late Dr. Clifford H. Van Meter Jr., who was a cardiothoracic surgeon at Ochsner and instituted the patient assistance fund.
To purchase an ornament, call 842-7113 or visit www.ochsner.org. — Graves