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Floyd Memorial and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana Join Forces with Over 300 Local and National Organizations to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates across the Country

Colorectal cancer screening has been proven to save lives. Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana today announced that they have jointly made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates by supporting the “80% by 2018” initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control [...]

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Floyd Memorial Receives National Cardiology Performance Achievement Award

The American Heart Association (AHA), along with the National Cardiovascular Data Registry, have recognized Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services with a GWTG (Get with the Guidelines) Silver Performance Achievement Award. This prestigious award is given to hospitals that demonstrate sustained achievement of performance measures in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), or heart [...]

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Free Joint Pain Seminar August 4

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Joint Pain Seminar on Tuesday, August 4 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center. Learn about advanced treatments that may offer dramatic relief of your knee or hip pain.  Board certified orthopedic surgeon Edward Bell, MD, will discuss medications, exercise and joint replacement [...]

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Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare Receives 4.5 Star Rating

New Albany, Ind. – (July 17, 2015) – This month, Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare received a 4.5 star rating from Home Health Compare, a resource that measures quality of care by “Medicare-certified” home health agencies throughout the nation. According to figures provided by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and based on quality data [...]

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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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