Dr. Jason Hannegan

Medical Director

Dr. Jason Hannegan has been the Medical Director for Heart of Hospice – Baton Rouge since April 2019. Raised in Houma, Louisiana, Dr. Hannegan received the entirety of his education in his home state. After graduating from Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge with his Bachelor of Science in Zoology, he completed medical school at Louisiana State University - New Orleans.  He finished his training in LSU's combined internal medicine and pediatrics residency program in New Orleans, serving as Chief Resident in 2003. Working as a hospitalist for 17 years prior to joining Heart of Hospice, Dr. Hannegan has developed extensive experience with palliative care. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, playing golf, cooking, and traveling.