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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar Set for April 30

Floyd Memorial is offering a free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar on Thursday, April 30 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Floyd Memorial Spine Center nurse practitioner Autumn Allgeier, NP, along with physical therapist Tyler Helm, PT, DPT, will discuss conservative treatments that may help with your back pain. Discover […]

Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center Recognized with National Award for Clinical Excellence

New Albany, Ind., (March 2015) – Floyd Memorial physicians, leaders and clinicians gathered today to celebrate the Center of Distinction Award, which was given to the Floyd Memorial Wound Healing Center by Healogics, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient […]