Ochsner starting Denham health center construction

Ochsner Medical Center-Baton Rouge will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Monday for the new Ochsner Health Center-Denham Springs at 137 Veterans Blvd.

The 12,683-square-foot clinic will feature an urgent care area, 27 exam rooms, primary care services, and laboratory and imaging services. The health center will employ three primary care physicians with space to add an additional seven physicians and will have specialists rotating on a weekly basis.