Cassidy Announces $2 Million in Hurricane Ida Relief

Published 2:28 pm Thursday, June 8, 2023

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) announced that the Ochsner Clinic Foundation will receive $2,006,963.87 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in hurricane relief. This grant will provide federal funding for damages to the Leonard Chabert Medical Center (LCMC) as a result of Hurricane Ida.


“Our medical facilities are on the front lines providing much-needed care to our communities, especially during hurricanes,” said Dr. Cassidy. “This funding will help repair damages and prepare for future storms.”