ACA National Conference Community Service Project

ACA Operation Camp T-shirt
New Orleans 2015

Giving back to our host city has become an annual tradition for ACA National Conference attendees and exhibitors.

The very popular Operation T-shirt is back!   Demonstrate your commitment to children and community service by donating Camp T-shirts for use by local children’s hospitals. As you pack your bags for New Orleans, don’t forget to include a camp shirt or two for a local child. 

Whether you bring a single shirt or a bunch, your contribution will make an impact.

Children's Hospital of New Orleans
Children's Hospital is a 247-bed, not-for-profit medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years. With over 40 pediatric specialties and more than 400 physicians, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South.  Children's Hospital treats patients in more than 50 specialties, including life-threatening illnesses, routine childhood sicknesses and preventive care. Children's Hospital's medical team is trained to care for the unique healthcare needs of children - children needing more time, more care and more specialized medications and technology than adults.  Children's Hospital recorded 200,834 patient visits in 2012, with children coming to us from all 64 parishes in Louisiana, 37 states and 6 foreign countries. In all, 60,557 children received care from our hospital last year.

Louisiana Heart
Louisiana Heart Hospital is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. By specializing in the nation's number one killer, we give patients the benefits of advanced technology while providing services that focus on their individual needs. The concept of a facility dedicated to diagnosing and treating patients with cardiovascular disease allows the staff and physicians to put the patient first. Louisiana Heart Hospital is leading the way by concentrating on providing the best patient care, achieving better outcomes and making available advanced treatment options. 

Ochsner Health System
Founded in 1942 by five physicians, Ochsner Health System is one of the largest independent academic health systems in the United States and Louisiana’s largest not-for-profit health system. Comprised of 13 hospitals, more than 40 health centers, over 15,000 employees, and 2,500 affiliated physicians in more than 90 medical specialties and subspecialties.  Ochsner Health System strives to be a global medical and academic leader who will save and change lives. Ochsner health system hopes to shape the future of healthcare through our integrated health system, fueled by the passion and strength of our diversified team of physicians and employees.

Thanks for your help to insure that Operation Camp T-shirt - New Orleans is a big success in 2015.

Giving back to our host city…..ACA helping local kids….A great partnership!!

2015 ACA National Conference Planning Team