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Floyd Memorial Recognized for Excellence in Healthcare by Professional Research Consultants

New Albany, Ind. – Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Service’s Cardiovascular Care Unit and Interventional Cardiology unit has been recognized as a 5-Star Excellence Award winner in inpatient services for patient experience by national healthcare research leader Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC). The award was presented during PRC’s 2015 Excellence in Healthcare Conference in Scottsdale, [...]

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Floyd Memorial Enters Partnership with KCTL for Ground Breaking Clinical Trials

New Albany, Ind. – Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services and the Kentucky Clinical Trials Laboratory (KCTL), LLC have recently formed a new partnership allowing for new state-of-art trials to also be conducted at Floyd Memorial.  KCTL is a CLIA-certified laboratory and a clinical trials organization, which undertakes both national and international trials in Kentuckiana. It [...]

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Floyd Memorial Receives Excellence Award for Supply Chain Management from VHA Inc.

New Albany, IN – Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services recently received an Excellence Award from VHA Inc., the national healthcare network. The award recognizes Floyd Memorial for documenting one of the highest levels of improvement in cost performance for physician preference items within the VHA alliance. The award was presented on Thursday, May 14, [...]

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Patient Safety Findings Show Reduced Harm, Fewer Readmissions at Floyd Memorial

New Albany, Ind. – The results are in after a three-year campaign to prevent harm and reduce readmissions for hospital patients across the nation, and participating Indiana hospitals such as Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services are showing significant progress. The new findings come just as hospitals around the country celebrate National Hospital Week beginning May 10 [...]

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Floyd Memorial Laryngectomee Support Group Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Floyd Memorial’s Laryngectomee Support Group recently celebrated its one year anniversary on May 20. The group meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 3 pm in Floyd Memorial’s Paris Health Education Center. Also known as a lost cord club, the support group is beneficial to the total rehabilitation of the laryngectomy patient. This is [...]

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Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana to Host Cancer Survivors Reunion June 19

The Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is hosting a free Cancer Survivors Reunion on Friday, June 19 from 11 am to 1:30 pm. All cancer survivors and their families are invited to join in for a free day of fun in the Wild, Wild West of Floyd Memorial’s Cancer Center of Indiana. The Barbeque [...]

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RN/LPN Open House May 14

As Floyd Memorial continues to grow and serve more patients, our need for qualified and dedicated RNs in all areas, especially Emergency, Med/Surg, and FloydFlex Resource Pool has increased. We are also seeking LPNs for our med/surg settings. Join us for refreshments, facility tours, and the opportunity to meet with our Human Resources and Nursing [...]

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May is National Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month

National Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month, observed during the month of May, is a time to raise awareness of skin cancers, encourage prevention and early detection through self-exams. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, on average, one American dies from melanoma every hour. In 2015, it is estimated that 9,940 deaths will be attributed [...]

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Floyd Memorial Celebrates Stroke Awareness Month on May 5

As a provider for stroke patients, Floyd Memorial is celebrating National Stroke Awareness Month in May with a special Stroke Awareness Day on May 5 from 11 am to 1 pm in Floyd Memorial Hospital’s main lobby. Blood pressure screenings, risk and prevention information, support services and giveaways will be available. Registration is not required. [...]

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Try Yoga and Pilates at our Active Yoga/Pilates Open House on May 5

Floyd Memorial Physical Therapy – Charlestown Road is holding an Active Yoga/Pilates Open House on Tuesday, May 5 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wear your workout clothes and try a free mini-class of Yoga, Mat Pilates, Reformer Pilates or Pink Ribbon Pilates for breast cancer surgery patients. Visit informational booths on weight management, custom shoe [...]

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