Category Archives: Wound Healing Center

Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Working to Raise Awareness of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center, a member of the Healogics network, is participating in a National Diabetes Campaign from October 27 to October 31. The Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center offers advanced therapies to patients suffering from chronic wounds like diabetic foot ulcers.  Program directors across the nation will dedicate the entire week to [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives National Recognition During National Home Care and Hospice Month

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare has once again earned recognition on the HomeCare Elite™ Top 500 list of home health agencies nationwide. This is the fourth year in a row that Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare has made the prestigious list, and the fifth year overall. HomeCare Elite [...]

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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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Discover Your Options at Floyd Memorial’s Free Shoulder Pain Seminar September 25

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Shoulder Replacement Seminar on Thursday, September 25 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your shoulder pain.  An orthopedic surgeon and nurse will discuss medications and exercise, and explain the latest technology from [...]

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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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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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