All GO events are subject to change. Ochsner Golden Opportunity has the right to adjust events without formal notice. All events are non-refundable (includes the $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) except when someone is on the waiting to take your place. Golden Opportunity has to guarantee payment to vendors for most events.
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UPCOMING 2017 EVENTS st
June 21 – 23 , 2017 – Natchez, MS – More information at a later date th
September 25 – 28 , 2017 – Grand Canyon Getaway – Payments via check or credit card being accepted now $1605.48 (Double Occupancy) $1894.18 (Single Occupancy) $500.00 (Deposit) (Price does not include travel insurance) (only 5 rooms available) th
October 14 – 25 , 2017 - Canada/New England Cruise – (Overnight stay in the New York Marriott Marquis, Times Square), overnight stay in Quebec City, Quebec (aboard ship) – Cost depending on type of cabin, call the office for more information. Wait List Only th
November 24 – 29 - Christmas in Branson, MO – More information at a later date
BRENT HOUSE RESERVATIONS: Call Brent House Reservations (504-835-5411) for King and Double discounted room rates for GO (Golden Opportunity) current members.
VISIT OUR WEBSITES: GO Website: http://www.ochsner.org/health-resources/golden-opportunity-a-50-lifestyleprogram - to view Calendars of Events, Event Flyers and to download an application GO Cloud: https://ochsner.force.com – to register for events – all members registering for events have to be registered in the cloud in order to track event registrations. If you do not wish to use online registration, a volunteer will have to set up your account (one time only). From that point on once we receive your registration form, we can register you online for the event without your assistance. If you plan on registering for events on your own and need assistance, contact our office and a volunteer will assist you with setting up your account, it can be done over the phone or in our office. Classes will set up for those wishing to have training on setting up your account and registering, if needed. (GO) Dedicated Phone Line A dedicated telephone line has been set up with the Ochsner Scheduling Department for Golden Opportunity Members only, to expedite scheduling of medical appointments, please don’t call with questions regarding GO events, call the GO Office. The telephone number is: 504-842-6538. Please use the dedicated line for scheduling appointments; it has helped members to get an Chermaine Hebert accessible appointment.
Credit cards are now being accepted for events (excludes events costing $5.00). Payments may be made in our office, by mail or on our website https://ochsner.force.com. If you need assistance registering on the website, contact our office for assistance. Training is also available on request. If you have lost or misplaced your membership card, the replacement cost is $5.00. Name badges can be purchased at a cost of $7.00.
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Program Coordinator Golden Opportunity – OMC Jeff Hwy Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building 1401 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121 504-842-7000 [email protected]
New Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.) Please call before visiting the office, staff may be out of the office attending a meeting or an event. Thanks for your continued membership.
April/May 2017 Calendar of Events OMC – Main Campus Event Registration Begins: April 10, 2017 – Online @ ochsner.force.com, in person in our office or call 842-7000 Parking has resumed at the Center for Primary & Wellness for Golden Opportunity Members. If the parking lot is full, there is parking in the overflow lot next to Primary Care. April 22nd: A Night with Areti – Greek Musician & performer at the opening & closing ceremonies of the 2004 Athens Olympic Games (Complementary food and drink reception follows the concert) $30.00 per person (Ochsner Bus Fee and Admission – Nunemaker Auditorium – Loyola University May 5th – 7th: Bellingrath Museum Home & Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival $323.00 per person (Double) $495.00 per person (Single) (Includes motorcoach transportation, admission to Bellingrath Museum Home and Garden, 2 nights @ Holiday Inn Express and Suites (breakfasts included), lunch and dinner each day “on your own”) Departure: 7:00 a.m. – Ochsner Hospital River Road Entrance Return: 3:30 p.m. - Ochsner Hospital River Road Entrance May 11th: Members’ Monthly Meeting 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Monroe Hall (Near Southport Café) Light refreshments provided! May 12th: Lunch Bunch - K-Paul’s (On Your Own) – 1st Trip $5.00 per person (Ochsner Bus Fee) Departure: 10:00 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness May 17th: Members’ Potluck Lunch (Each participating member brings a dish to share during the event) 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Brent House – LeJeune Room May 19th: Lunch Bunch - K-Paul’s (On Your Own) – 2nd Trip $5.00 per person (Ochsner Bus Fee) Departure: 10:00 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness May 24th: Cruise Meeting – Canada/New England Cruise Update & Excursions Info 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness - Camellia Room Light refreshments provided! May 27th: Greek Festival – Great Greek Food, Live Music and Entertainment – Bayou St. John Tour the beautiful Cathedral; visit the Greek grocery with delectable cheeses, dips, spices and much more. 5.00 per person (Ochsner Bus Fee). You will pay $8.00 admission fee at the entrance gate Departure: 9:00 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness Return: 2:30 p.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness