Monthly Archives: November 2012

Floyd Memorial Warms Hearts and Feet with Annual Sock Drive

Now through December 14, Floyd Memorial Hospital associates are having a sock drive to help local children stay a little warmer this winter season.  Many kids have no choice but to go to school in sub-zero weather without socks.  Floyd Memorial wants to offer some comfort and warmth to those in need.  There are drop-off [...]

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November is National Home Care and Hospice Month

With our aging population, the demand for home healthcare is on the rise. Millions of Americans received in-home healthcare each year. In honor of their dedicated providers, Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare joins the National Association for Home Care and Hospice in celebrating November as National Home Care Month.   “We’re proud of our outstanding team, and our [...]

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Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar offered at Floyd Memorial December 6

Floyd Memorial Hospital is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, December 6 from 6 – 7 pm at Floyd Memorial’s Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with activities like walking, golf, bowling, swimming and gardening due to pain in the knees or [...]

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Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar in Salem Nov. 27

WHAT:     Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar WHEN:    Tuesday, November 27 from 6 – 7 pm WHERE:  Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Salem, 1101 Jim Day Rd., Suite 107A  Floyd Memorial Hospital is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Tuesday, November 27 from 6 – 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Medical Group – [...]

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Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Supports Massage Therapy for Cancer Patients at Floyd Memorial

The Floyd Memorial Hospital Massage Therapy program recently received a $2,500 grant from the Community Foundation of Southern Indiana to support the continuation of its complimentary massage therapy services to cancer patients. The grant monies will provide patients residing in Clark county and their immediate caregiver the benefit of therapeutic massage and bodywork while being [...]

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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month-Don’t Become a Statistic!

There’s no doubt that diabetes has become a national health epidemic. According to data from the 2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet, 25.8 million children and adults in the United States—8.3 percent of the population – have diabetes: Diagnosed: 18.8 million people Undiagnosed: 7.0 million people Prediabetes: 79 million people The good news is that you [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Makes HomeCare Elite Top 500 List

Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare has once again been named to the Top 500 of the 2012 HomeCare Elite,™ a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Now in its seventh year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and the top 500 agencies overall. Winners are ranked by [...]

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