Category Archives: Health Education

Floyd Memorial Offers Free Surgical Weight Loss Seminar

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Surgical Weight Loss seminar on Wednesday, January 20 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana. Topics include gastric banding and gastric bypass surgical procedures, sleeve gastrectomy surgery, patient successes and support services available through the Floyd Memorial Weight Management and Bariatrics Center. Seating [...]

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Resolution to Stop Smoking? Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins January 25

Floyd Memorial is offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Mondays, January 25 through April 25 from 5 – 6 pm at Floyd Memorial’s Paris Health Education Center. The Cooper Clayton Method is a science-based program that was started over 25 years ago by two faculty members at the [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar

Come explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS and hormone imbalances. On Monday, November 23 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center you can learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can give you a much better [...]

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Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins in Scottsburg October 13

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Tuesdays, October 13 through January 5 from 11 am – 12 pm at the Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Scottsburg office located at 1366 N. Gardner Street in Scottsburg. The Cooper Clayton Method is [...]

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Floyd Memorial Hosting Free Breast Health Seminar October 22

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana will host a free Breast Health Seminar on Thursday, October 22 from 6 to 8 pm. Join breast cancer specialists including medical oncologists/hematologists, a general surgeon and plastic and reconstructive surgeon for this free evening presentation of all the latest breast [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Conservative and Surgical Back and Neck Pain Treatment Seminar September 15

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Conservative and Surgical Back and Neck Pain Treatment Seminar on Tuesday, September 15 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Floyd Memorial Medical Group – Orthopedics’ physician assistant, Norman Silva, PA-C will discuss the latest surgical treatments available to treat age-related spinal disease such as [...]

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New 3D Mammography at Floyd Memorial Offers Better Chance to Diagnose Breast Cancer Earlier

Floyd Memorial’s Women’s Imaging Center is excited to offer 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening and biopsy. Breast tomosynthesis produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue. The Center’s Hologic Selenia® Dimensions® system offers a screening experience similar [...]

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Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins August 27

Are you ready to stop smoking? Floyd Memorial Hospital and the Floyd County Tobacco Cessation Coalition are offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Thursdays, August 27 through November 19 from 5 to 6 pm at the Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana. The Cooper Clayton Method is a [...]

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Floyd Memorial and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana Join Forces with Over 300 Local and National Organizations to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates across the Country

Colorectal cancer screening has been proven to save lives. Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana today announced that they have jointly made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates by supporting the “80% by 2018” initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control [...]

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Floyd Memorial Receives National Cardiology Performance Achievement Award

The American Heart Association (AHA), along with the National Cardiovascular Data Registry, have recognized Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services with a GWTG (Get with the Guidelines) Silver Performance Achievement Award. This prestigious award is given to hospitals that demonstrate sustained achievement of performance measures in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), or heart [...]

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