News

Regional Dialysis Center Offering Chronic Kidney Disease Program Tuesday, October 14

Sep 30, 2014
The Regional Dialysis Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare offers an educational program for those who have been diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The program will take place on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, from 1pm to 3:30pm in Weaver Lounge at the Faxton Campus, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. Registration is required as seating is limited. Contact Cindy Christian, RN, CKD Program...

MOLST Program Presented to Area Physicians and Providers

Sep 29, 2014
On Wednesday, September 24, 2014, the Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS), Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and the Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties sponsored “Integrating MOLST into a Community-Wide Approach to Advance Care Planning” — a free, educational program for the community. More than 150 physicians and providers were in attendance for the presentation by Patricia Bomba,...

Cancer Support Forum – October 13, 2014

Sep 29, 2014
The Regional Cancer Center’s monthly support forum for patients and cancer survivors will be held on Monday, October 13, 2014, at 6pm. The guest speaker, Maria Santa Maria, PT, DPT, is the coordinator of Outpatient Physical Therapy Services for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) and will be discussing how cancer patients can maximize function and combat fatigue through exercise. The cancer...

FSLH Receives National Recognition for Meritorious Outcomes from the American College of Surgeons

Sep 22, 2014
The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) has recognized Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) as one of 44 ACS NSQIP participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care. As a participant in ACS NSQIP, FSLH is required to track the outcomes of inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures and collect data that...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program to Host Grocery Store Tour at Hannaford in New Hartford

Sep 19, 2014
On Monday, October 6, 2014, people with diabetes, pre-diabetes and their family members are invited to grocery shop with a registered dietitian and learn more about their food choices. The grocery store tour, hosted by Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Central New York Diabetes Education Program (CNY Diabetes), will begin at 6pm at Hannaford Supermarket located at 4593 Commercial Drive in New...

FSLH Foundation Presents Funds Raised at 32nd Annual Bank of America Merrill Lynch/FSLH Foundation Golf Open

Sep 19, 2014
On Monday, September 15, 2014, the Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation presented a check for more than $73,000 to the Outpatient Infusion Unit in The Regional Cancer Center at FSLH. The funds were raised during the 32nd Annual Bank of America Merrill Lynch/FSLH Foundation Golf Open held in June 2014. The event was held at the Yahnundasis Golf Club in New Hartford, where 44 teams...

After Breast Cancer Support Group Meeting - September 27

Sep 17, 2014
On Saturday, September 27, 2014, the After Breast Cancer (ABC) Support Group will meet at 11am in the Community Room at the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services on the St. Luke’s Campus, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Candace R. Correa, MD, a radiation oncologist with Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Regional Cancer Center, will lead the discussion about the treatment of breast...

FSLH Honors Faxton Cup Award Winner

Sep 17, 2014
The Regional Rehabilitation Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) honored Faxton Cup Award winner Joshua Mullen at a ceremony on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. The Faxton Cup Award honors an individual and organization that demonstrates, on a local level, dedication to the enhancement of quality of life, either by setting an example of what people with disabilities can accomplish, or on...

Visitor Restrictions in Place for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Maternity Unit, Nursery, Special Care Nursery and Pediatric Unit

Sep 17, 2014
For Immediate Release September 17, 2014 Visitor Restrictions in Place for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Maternity Unit, Nursery, Special Care Nursery and Pediatric Unit and St. Elizabeth Medical Center’s Pediatric Unit (Visitors Must Be Adults 18 Years or Older) Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is restricting visitors to the Maternity Unit, Nursery, Special Care Nursery and...

FSLH Stroke Support Group Presents “Stroke: A Lifelong Recovery”

Sep 15, 2014
On Wednesday, October 1, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a free stroke support group presentation at 6pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Recovery after a stroke is often a lifelong process for everyone impacted by this event. Some people recover fully from a stroke while others...

Pages