Category Archives: Cancer Center of Indiana

BPW-Links for Life Provides Massage Therapy Grant for Breast Cancer Patients and Caregivers

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana recently received a generous grant from local organization, BPW-Links for Life. The $7,040 grant will fund massage therapy for breast cancer patients and their immediate caregivers receiving treatment at the Center. Massage therapy has been clinically proven to reduce stress, blood pressure and pain in cancer patients, and [...]

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Free Pamper Me Pink! Event for Breast Cancer Survivors at Dillard’s September 28

What: Free Pamper Me Pink Event When: Saturday, September 28, 8 a.m. to Noon Where: Dillard’s Green Tree Mall Who: All breast cancer patients and survivors are welcome How: Appointments required.  Call Melissa at (812) 285-0161, ext. 5003 to register.   Join the Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana and Dillard’s Green Tree Mall as [...]

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Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Receives Susan G. Komen Foundation Grant

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is pleased to  announce the recent receipt of a $21,150 grant from the Louisville Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. By receiving this grant the outreach portion of the Cancer Center of Indiana’s Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator Program will be able to continue to provide care and [...]

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Cancer Survivors Reunion Set for June 21

WHAT:   Cancer Survivors Reunion WHEN:   Friday, June 21, 11 am to 1:30 pm WHERE:  Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana                       2210 Green Valley Rd, New Albany, IN 47150   The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is hosting a free Cancer Survivors Reunion on Friday, June [...]

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Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Launches First STAR Program® Cancer Rehab Services in the Region

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. The Cancer Center of Indiana is leading the way by offering excellent cancer rehabilitation services to its patients through becoming the first STAR (Survivorship [...]

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Cancer Center of Indiana Welcomes New Oncologist/Hematologist

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is proud to welcome hematologist and board certified medical oncologist, Ifeoma Roseline Okeke, MD, to its staff. Dr. Okeke comes to the Cancer Center of Indiana with over 15 years of experience practicing medicine, most recently at Akron General Medical Center in Ohio. She has also served in [...]

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Heart Healthy Dining Out Event Set for February 12

Floyd Memorial Celebrates Heart Health Month with Free Heart Healthy Dining Out Event   What: Heart Healthy Dining Out When: Tuesday, February 12, 6-8 p.m. Where: Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center How: Space is limited, therefore pre-registration is required. Call 1-800-4-SOURCE (1-800-476-8723) or visit www.floydmemorial.com/events to register. In honor of heart health awareness month, [...]

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Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana to Host Bone Marrow Registry Drive February 7

What: “Be the Match” Bone Marrow Registry Drive When: Thursday, February 7, 3 – 7 pm Where: Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Be the match. Save a life. Thousands of patients with blood cancers such as leukemia or lymphoma depend on the National Bone Marrow Donor Registry to find a match to save their [...]

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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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Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Offers Free Breast and Colon Cancer Risk Screenings

As part of Floyd Memorial Foundation’s Healthier Community Initiative, the Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana will be offering free breast and colon cancer risk screenings at the New Albany YMCA on Tuesday, October 23 from 9 to 11 am.  Breast cancer risk assessments will be given and colon cancer risk screening kits will be [...]

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