Category Archives: Wound Healing Center

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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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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