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March of Dimes and the Indiana Hospital Association Recognized Floyd Memorial’s Work to Improve Quality of Lives for Mothers and Newborns

New Albany, Ind. – March of Dimes and the Indiana Hospital Association (IHA) recognized Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services at the Indiana Perinatal Hospital Summit on September 5 for their work to reduce the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy. This will give more babies a [...]

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Floyd Memorial Laboratory Receives Accreditation for High-Quality Transfusion Services

New Albany, Indiana – Recently, Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services was notified that it has received accreditation from the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) for transfusion services, after receiving a perfect review.  Floyd Memorial is the only Southern Indiana facility to have received this two-year accreditation.  The AABB process is a rigorous, quality-and [...]

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Find Out How to Get Rid of Joint Pain at a Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar October 9

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, October 9 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced treatments [...]

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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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Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinics for Fall Season

Throughout the fall sports season, Floyd Memorial sports medicine physicians will offer evaluation and treatment of athletes with sports-related injuries at a Saturday Morning Sports Injury Clinic to run Saturdays, August 30 through October 18 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Floyd Memorial Urgent Care Center at Highlander Point Drive in Floyds Knobs. If [...]

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Free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar August 28

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Bone and Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, August 28 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn about advanced treatments [...]

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Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate Hosting Free “Helping Students with Diabetes” In-service for School Personnel

The Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center is hosting a free in-service for school personnel, including teachers, nurses, health aides, volunteers and others, on how to help students who have diabetes. The topics that will be discussed are insulin, low and high blood sugars, monitoring, nutrition and insulin pens and pumps. This will help school personnel [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar August 20

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, August 20, from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. A board certified general surgeon will discuss gastric banding and gastric sleeve surgery and the services and support provided by the Floyd Memorial Weight Management Center. Find out if [...]

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Floyd Memorial Celebrates 2014 World Breastfeeding Week August 1 – 7

The Floyd Memorial Birthing Center is proud to celebrate 2014 World Breastfeeding Week August 1 through 7.  Floyd Memorial encourages new moms to breastfeed within the first hour after delivery since the baby is most alert and more apt to latch on to mom’s breast. The baby imprints, recognizing mom’s smell and will naturally navigate [...]

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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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