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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Chronic Wound Prevention Tips During May – Older Americans Month

According to the latest U.S. Census figures, there are now more Americans aged 65 and older than at any other time in U.S. history, and that number is expected to increase rapidly over the next decade as more baby boomers turn 65. During Older Americans Month in May, the healthcare experts at the Floyd Memorial [...]

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Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Offers Tips for People with Diabetes During National Foot Care Month in April

As many as six million diabetics will have a foot ulcer that may result in chronic non-healing wounds and, in extreme cases, lead to amputation.  Tragically, those cases are hardly isolated: On average a staggering 180 amputations a day are performed in the United States on patients with diabetes. “Most people with diabetes know the [...]

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Floyd Memorial Named a Winner of the Healthy Communities Achievement Award

On March 6, 2014, Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services was one of two winning healthcare facilities from across the nation, recognized by the Healthy Communities Institute (HCI), a leading provider of technologies and services for community health analysis, population risk profiling and evidence-based health improvement programs, at their annual Healthy Communities Achievement Awards.    [...]

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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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Floyd Memorial Offering Free Pink Ribbon Pilates Classes to Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors

Thanks to a generous grant from the Floyd Memorial Foundation, Floyd Memorial Rehabilitation Services and the Cancer Center of Indiana are now offering two free Pink Ribbon Pilates classes per week to breast cancer patients and survivors. A free 4:30 p.m. class on Wednesdays has been active since the beginning of the year, but the [...]

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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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Free Surgical Weightloss Seminar Set for February 19

Floyd Memorial will offer a free surgical weightloss seminar on Wednesday, February 19, 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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McCormick Appointed Chairman of the Floyd Memorial Board of Trustees

The Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services’ Board of Trustees announces that Marc J. McCormick, CPA, has been appointed board chairman. McCormick joined the Floyd Memorial Board of Trustees in February, 2008.  He is a certified public accountant who has been with Rodefer Moss for 37 years and is currently an officer of the firm. [...]

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Floyd Memorial Offers Free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar

Explore the many options in treating common concerns of women today such as menopause, PMS symptoms and hormone imbalances on Thursday, February 13 from 6 to 7 pm at the Floyd Memorial Paris Health Education Center at a free Hormone Replacement Therapy Seminar. Learn about bio-identical hormone therapy, traditional hormone therapy and supplements that can [...]

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Floyd Memorial Awarded Accreditation from HFAP

New Albany, IN – Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services once again earned accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Floyd Memorial earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the hospital’s quality and safety standards [...]

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