Category Archives: Wound Healing Center

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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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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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Chronic Wound Prevention Tips During May – Older Americans Month

According to the latest U.S. Census figures, there are now more Americans aged 65 and older than at any other time in U.S. history, and that number is expected to increase rapidly over the next decade as more baby boomers turn 65. During Older Americans Month in May, the healthcare experts at the Floyd Memorial [...]

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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Tips for People with Diabetes During National Foot Care Month in April

As many as six million diabetics will have a foot ulcer that may result in chronic non-healing wounds and, in extreme cases, lead to amputation.  Tragically, those cases are hardly isolated: On average a staggering 180 amputations a day are performed in the United States on patients with diabetes. “Most people with diabetes know the [...]

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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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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives Prestigious Recognition

Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare was recently the only home health agency in the region named to the Top 500 of the 2013 HomeCare Elite™, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Winners are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures in quality outcomes, best practice (process measure) implementation, patient experience [...]

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The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Warning Signs During American Diabetes Month in November

November is American Diabetes Month and the healthcare experts at the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center are drawing attention to the fact that every hour seven people across the country lose a foot or leg to the disease, which is the leading cause of lower-limb amputations not caused by accidents. According to the National Institutes [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Bone and Joint Pain Screening September 14

The Floyd Memorial Joint Replacement Center is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Screening on Saturday, September 14 from 7:30 to 11 am in the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center. This bi-annual screening offers free X-ray of the knees and hips along with a free consultation with an orthopedic surgeon. If you’ve wanted to [...]

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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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