Category Archives: Wound Healing Center

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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Free Pre-Diabetes Class Being Offered by Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate

What:              Free Pre-Diabetes Class in Honor of National Diabetes Alert Day When:             Tuesday, March 26, 2-3 p.m. Where:           Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate, 2019 State Street, New Albany  How:               Space is limited, so register early by calling 1-800-4-SOURCE (1-800-476-8723). According to the American Diabetes Association’s 2011 statistics, 25.8 million Americans have [...]

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Free “Diabetes Update” Seminar Set for March 9

Who: The Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate What: Free Diabetes Update Seminar.  Learn about new diabetes medications, hear tips and tricks from a fellow diabetes patient who has successfully gotten their hemoglobin A1C under control, participate in a question and answer session with a panel of registered dietitians who specialize in diabetes care, and [...]

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Heart Healthy Dining Out Event Set for February 12

Floyd Memorial Celebrates Heart Health Month with Free Heart Healthy Dining Out Event   What: Heart Healthy Dining Out When: Tuesday, February 12, 6-8 p.m. Where: Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center How: Space is limited, therefore pre-registration is required. Call 1-800-4-SOURCE (1-800-476-8723) or visit www.floydmemorial.com/events to register. In honor of heart health awareness month, [...]

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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month-Don’t Become a Statistic!

There’s no doubt that diabetes has become a national health epidemic. According to data from the 2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet, 25.8 million children and adults in the United States—8.3 percent of the population – have diabetes: Diagnosed: 18.8 million people Undiagnosed: 7.0 million people Prediabetes: 79 million people The good news is that you [...]

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