Category Archives: Health Education

Floyd Memorial Offers Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar August 20

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, August 20, from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. A board certified general surgeon will discuss gastric banding and gastric sleeve surgery and the services and support provided by the Floyd Memorial Weight Management Center. Find out if [...]

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Floyd Memorial Celebrates 2014 World Breastfeeding Week August 1 – 7

The Floyd Memorial Birthing Center is proud to celebrate 2014 World Breastfeeding Week August 1 through 7.  Floyd Memorial encourages new moms to breastfeed within the first hour after delivery since the baby is most alert and more apt to latch on to mom’s breast. The baby imprints, recognizing mom’s smell and will naturally navigate [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives Rave Reviews from Inspectors

Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare was recently surveyed unannounced by two agencies: The Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) and the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH). Each agency reviewed policies, organizational structure, patient charts, financial billing records, service contracts, risk management, home visits, performance improvement activities, personnel records, completed patient and staff interviews and more. [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar June 19

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, June 19 from 6 – 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced treatments [...]

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Floyd Memorial Performing Free Health Screenings at the Floyd County YMCA June 16

Floyd Memorial is offering free health screenings at the Floyd County YMCA on Monday, June 16 from 9 to 11 am. If you suffer from diabetes and are at high risk for developing foot conditions, are worried that you may have osteoporosis, have questions about an injury, neck or lower back pain or have trouble [...]

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Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar May 29

Explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS symptoms and hormone imbalances at a free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar on Thursday, May 29 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can [...]

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Quit Smoking Now! Floyd Memorial Offering FREE Smoking Cessation Classes

What: FREE Smoking Cessation Classes Where: Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana Lower Level Conference Room, 2210 Green Valley Road, New Albany, IN When: Fridays, 1-2 p.m.,  April 4 to June 27;  Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., July 9 to October 1 Why: Over 30 percent of Floyd county residents smoke, and our mortality rates for lung [...]

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Free Diabetes Update Seminar Set for March 8

According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes is a disease that affects 25.6 million Americans over the age of 20, over 11 percent of the population.  In an effort to combat the diabetes epidemic, the Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at Floyd Memorial Hospital continues to focus on education and behavior modification for lifelong management, while [...]

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Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar Set for February 19

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, February 19, from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. A board certified general surgeon will discuss gastric banding and gastric sleeve surgery and the services and support provided by the Floyd Memorial Weight Management Center. Find out if [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar

Explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS symptoms and hormone imbalances on Thursday, February 13 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center at a free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar. Learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can [...]

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