EXCELth News
10.15.2014 :: NCQA Highest Recognition for two EXCELth Family Health Centers

EXCELth, Incorporated is proud to announce that the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA) has recognized two of the EXCELth Family Health Centers for their provision of quality health care. The EXCELth Family Health Centers in Algiers and in Gentilly have achieved Level 3 PPC-PCMH, the highest medical home certification.

10.21.2014 :: Get Ready for the next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period

Let EXCELth help you get ready for the next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period? Open Enrollment is the time when you can apply for a new Marketplace plan, keep your current plan, or pick a new one. Contact an Outreach/Enrollment Team Member at one of the EXCELth Family Health Centers listed below.

Four Key Dates You Should Know:

November 15, 2014. Open Enrollment begins. Apply for, keep, or change your coverage.

December 15, 2014. Enroll by the 15th if you want new coverage that begins on January 1, 2015. If your plan is changing or you want to change plans, enroll by the 15th to avoid a lapse in coverage.

December 31, 2014. Coverage ends for 2014 plans. Coverage for 2015 plans can start as soon as January 1st.

February 15, 2015. This is the last day you can apply for 2015 coverage before the end of Open Enrollment.

EXCELth Family Health Center-Algiers,4422 General Meyer, Suite 103, New Orleans, LA 70131, Phone: (504) 526-1179

EXCELth Family Health Center-Gentilly, 2050 Caton Street, New Orleans, LA 70122,  Phone: (504) 620-9868

EXCELth Family Health Center-New Orleans East, 9900 Lake Forest Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70127, Phone: (504) 620-0500

11.15.2014 :: EXCELth Team Spirit Award Winners

To encourage voter engagement, EXCELth conducted three Team Spirit Contests within the EXCELth Primary Health Care Network sites in September and October 2014. 

Algiers award 

1st Place - National Voter Registration Day Award winner - EXCELth Family Health Center-Algiers for creating a festive atmosphere that encouraged voter engagement. Photo Left. Certificate presentation  by Michael Andry, EXCELth CEO to Michelle Walker, Manager, EXCELth Family Health Center-Algiers.



health and dental


1st Place Voters Registrations Award  winners were EXCELth Family Health Center-Algiers and EXCELth Family Dental Center-Algiers. Each site collected 8 new or updated voter registrations. Photo Left: Michelle Walker, Michael Andry with Dr. Douglas Cross, EXCELth Dental Director.



Mobile Unit Team


1st Place - "I Pledge to Vote" Cards collected awarded to the EXCELth Health Fair Team. Through their efforts, 67 persons committed to vote on November 4th. Shown left are: Dr. Michelle Donalson Bailey, Podiatrist; Shaneka Johnson, Medical Assistant; Marjorie Brooks, LPN; Rebecca Brooks, Medical Assistant; Michael Andry, CEO; Valerie Stwart, Medical Assistant; and Timothea Richardson, Medical Assistant.


12.04.2014 :: A Crucial Catch Day Your Day to Fight Breast Cancer was a huge success!

EXCELth hosted ” A Crucial Catch Day”, breast health awareness event in New Orleans on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Events were held at EXCELth Family Health Centers in Algiers and in New Orleans East.

Over 200 persons, including women, men and children, attended the event which featured FREE Clinical Breast Exams, Information and Referrals for mammograms, Health and Wellness Sessions, Physical Activity Stations,(Zumba, Line Dancing, etc); Entertainment, Fun, Door Prizes and Refreshments. Special Activities for children include games, football toss, snowballs, etc. 

This program is made possible with funds raised by the National Football League’s A Crucial Catch campaign in support of the American Cancer Society. Except as may be otherwise expressly authorized herein or as otherwise approved by the NFL®, as applicable, local community organizations or health centers, their agents or employees shall not use any NFL Marks. NFL Marks is defined as the names, symbols, emblems, designs, and colors of the National Football League® and its member professional football clubs, including, without limitation, the terms “National Football League”, “NFL”, “National  Football Conference”, “American Football Conference”, “NFC”, “AFC”, “Super Bowl”, “Pro Bowl” and the NFL Shield design, as well as the full team names, nicknames, past and resent helmet designs and uniform designs, logos and slogans of the Member Clubs, and      any other indicia adopted for commercial purposes by the NFL or any of its Member Clubs

EXCELth, Incorporated 

"Serving Louisiana's Underserved Health Care Needs Since 1992"

EXCELth, Incorporated is dedicated to improving the health of underserved New Orleans communities by bringing high-quality, affordable primary care to everyone who needs it regardless of their ability to pay for services.

We invite you to visit our website to locate EXCELth Primary Care Network sites and services.