— AARP Louisiana is committed to ensuring that seniors are up to speed on technology. Our TECH series continues with a Keyboarding/Word Processing class on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Community Resource Center in New Orleans, LA (3502 S. Carrollton Ave, Unit C). The following topics will be covered: Entering and editing document text Formatting text (using bold, underline, italics, type size and style) Identifying parts of the keyboard (Function keys, Home, End, etc.) AARP …

— AARP Louisiana is offering a FREE software check up before kicking off its TECH series this month. Bring in your computer and make sure your software is up-to-date and functioning properly. Join us Monday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Community Resource Center in New Orleans, LA (3502 S. Carrollton Ave., Unit C) Seating is limited. Register online here or call 1-877-926-8300. Regular TECH classes begin Thursday, Oct. 13.

— BATON ROUGE, LA – May 26, 2015 – The Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) announced the formation of a Consumer Advisory Council today that will engage Louisiana residents in the use of health information technology (IT) to improve health and health care quality in the state. The Consumer Advisory Council will support the promotion, advancement and utilization of health IT tools, such as electronic health records (EHRs) and patient portals, among …