Category Archives: Joslin Diabetes Center

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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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 Hosts Free Colon Cancer Prevention Seminar and Cooking Demonstration March 10

Floyd Memorial will host a free Scope it Out colon cancer prevention seminar and cooking demonstration on Tuesday, March 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. The seminar will focus on how you can follow simple strategies to prevent colon cancer. Floyd Memorial general surgeon, Douglas Berg, MD, [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Foot Screening and Fair November 8 During National Diabetes Awareness Month

In honor of National Diabetes Awareness and Wound Care month, Floyd Memorial is offering a free Foot Fair and Screening on Saturday, November 8 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center. Receive a free foot screening and education on keeping your feet and eyes healthy. The goal of the foot [...]

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Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate Hosting Free “Helping Students with Diabetes” In-service for School Personnel

The Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center is hosting a free in-service for school personnel, including teachers, nurses, health aides, volunteers and others, on how to help students who have diabetes. The topics that will be discussed are insulin, low and high blood sugars, monitoring, nutrition and insulin pens and pumps. This will help school personnel [...]

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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 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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Free Peripheral Artery Disease Screening Set for August 16

Are you at risk for stroke, heart attack or limb loss due to Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)?  Find out on Saturday, August 16 from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at a free PAD Screening held at the Floyd Memorial Medical Group-Vascular Surgery office located at 2125 State Street, Suite 3 in New Albany. PAD occurs when [...]

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Free Tobacco Cessation Classes Offered

Free Smoking Cessation Classes Offered Are you ready to stop smoking? Floyd Memorial Hospital has teamed up with the Floyd County Tobacco Cessation Coalition to offer free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation classes at three different locations in Floyd County.  The Cooper Clayton Method is a science-based program that was started over 25 [...]

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