Monthly Archives: October 2009

Free Alzheimer’s Disease Medication Management Snack n’ Learn Program on Friday, November 13

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease and going through the process of seeking treatment and support can be a truly daunting task.  Floyd Memorial Hospital and the Alzheimer’s Association of Southern Indiana and Kentucky have teamed up to lend a helping hand by offering a free Snack n’ Learn Medication Management Program for [...]

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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary

With more than 3,500 visits in its first year, Floyd Memorial’s Wound Healing Center will celebrate its one-year anniversary on October 30. Over the past year, the Center has expanded its services and medical staff by offering Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) and a diverse team of specialists. The Center offers a multi-disciplinary team that brings [...]

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Flu Season Visitation Policy

In an effort to prevent the spread of flu, Floyd Memorial requests that all visitors keep the length and frequency of their visits with patients to a minimum and use alcohol-based hand sanitizers immediately before and after their visit. In addition, we request that any visitors who are currently ill or have been exposed to [...]

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Floyd Memorial Announces New Vice President of Nursing Services

Floyd Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Kevin J. Inman, R.N., as its new Vice President of Nursing Services and Chief Nursing Officer. Prior to joining Floyd Memorial, Inman served as the director of patient care services at Norton Healthcare in Louisville.             “We are very excited to bring the expertise of Kevin to our [...]

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Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate and Wound Healing Center to Host Free Diabetes Fair and Foot Screening

Diabetes can be an overwhelming condition for many patients.  From counting carbs and testing blood sugars to daily feet checks and understanding medications, maintaining good health with diabetes is undoubtedly a challenge.  But for those patients who are up to the task, knowledge truly is power.  On Saturday, November 7, 2009, Floyd Memorial’s Joslin Diabetes [...]

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Floyd Memorial to Host Free Total Joint Replacement Seminar on Thursday, November 5

Weighing the pros and cons and making the decision whether or not to have joint replacement surgery is an important choice many people must make.  Being informed about what to expect before, during and after surgery, and knowing and trusting your surgeon and the team of people who will be caring for you, are all [...]

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