Category Archives: Joslin Diabetes Center

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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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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