In the Nov/Dec 2011 Issue
Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate Celebrates 15 Years of Excellence & Education
Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate Celebrates 15 Years of Top-Notch Endocrinology Expertise & Patient Education
For diabetes patients, successfully controlling their condition depends as much on their level of knowledge and dedication as it does on their blood sugar levels. That’s why Floyd Memorial’s Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate, which uniquely combines medical care and patient education programs all under one roof, is celebrating 15 years of excellence.
The Joslin Diabetes Center’s 50-Year Medal Program recognizes individuals who have lived with insulin-dependent diabetes for 50 or more years while remaining free of its all-too-common serious complications. Patti Van Cleave is one such person.
Floyd Memorial is the Only Southern Indiana Hospital to be Recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a Best Regional Hospital
Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services has been ranked as a “Best Regional Hospital” for the Louisville Metro Area in U.S. News & World Report’s 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings.
The Floyd Memorial Women’s Imaging Center was recently designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology.
After 15 years, the Joslin Center has outgrown its space on the first floor of the main Floyd Memorial Hospital building and will be moving to a stand-alone location just across the street at 2019 State Street in early 2012.
The Floyd County Commissioners recently appointed Rita Hudson Shourds, Ed.D., to serve on Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services’ Board of Trustees.
HealthGrades Names Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services 5-Star Rated in 10 Diagnoses and Procedures
HealthGrades, the nation’s most trusted, independent source of physician information and hospital quality outcomes, recently named Floyd Memorial Hospital 5-star rated in 10 diagnoses and procedures
Floyd Memorial Home Health Care has once again made the HomeCare Elite listing of top tier home healthcare agencies in the United States.
Floyd Memorial Medical Group welcomes James Brent, MD and Mohammad Majd, MD; Three new outpatient clinics now open in Corydon.
New Physicians and services available at Floyd memorial Hospital.
Thoracic diseases are those that occur in the organs, bony structures and tissues that form the chest cavity. They most commonly occur in the lungs and esophagus, the long, hollow tube that connects the throat to the stomach.
Floyd Memorial offers lung cancer screenings for patients interested in knowing their risk of developing the disease. The test utilizes computed tomography (CT) scanning technology, and is quick and painless.
Flu season, which lasts from October to May, is already well under way, and it’s likely you’ve been exposed to the virus in more ways than one by now. Read on for all the information you’ll need to protect yourself and your loved ones from this all-toocommon illness.
Informative tips to determine whether you might be dealing with a cold or flu virus.
With so many types of cold and flu viruses floating around, prevention is key to protecting you and your loved ones from contacting one of these energy-zapping illnesses.
You already know that this time of year can be especially hectic. Running around, eating on-the-go, parties and get-togethers can all wreak havoc on your health. The best thing you can do to keep your stamina up and your stress down is to load up on lots of healthy, filling, and immunity-boosting fruits and vegetables.