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FSLH to Host Two Blood Drives in March

Feb 24, 2014
On Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 10am to 4pm in Allen-Calder Conference Rooms 3, 4 and 5 at the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Please enter through Allen-Calder Entrance 7 at the back of the campus. Another blood drive will be held on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, from 2pm to 7pm in the traveling donor center, located outside...

After Breast Cancer (ABC) Support Group - March 8, 2014

Feb 21, 2014
On Saturday, March 8, 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. ABC meetings are free and open to the public. The March meeting is titled “Looking at Clinical Trials” and Marie Smith, RN, CRRN, CCM, CTCS, clinical trials...

Utica Comets Donate $35,700 to FSLH's Breast Care Center

Feb 20, 2014
On Saturday, February 15, 2014, the Utica Comets presented a check for more than $35,000 to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Breast Care Center. Funds were raised during “Pink the Rink” night held in January. "It is with deep gratitude that we thank the Utica Comets for ‘Pink the Rink’ night," said Nancy Borden, MBA, RT (T), executive director of The Regional Cancer Center. "Fighting cancer is a...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Medical Staff Announcement

Feb 19, 2014
Viktor I. Petrovets, FNP-BC, has joined Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) Washington Mills Medical Office as a family nurse practitioner. Prior to joining ACP, Petrovets worked as a nurse practitioner for the Syracuse Community Health Center in Syracuse, New York, and the Regional Primary Care Network at the Utica Community Health Center in Utica, New...

Tobacco Cessation Classes Begin Tuesday, March 4

Feb 18, 2014
The Tri-County Quits Tobacco Cessation Program is offering a three-part Fresh Start class to help participants stop smoking. The Fresh Start Program is a group-based tobacco cessation support program offered by the American Cancer Society. The classes will be held at 6:30pm on Tuesdays, March 4, 11 and 18, 2014, at The Regional Cancer Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, 1676 Sunset Avenue,...

Free Pancakes at IHOP - Tuesday, March 4

Feb 18, 2014
For the ninth consecutive year, IHOP restaurants nationwide will offer each guest a free short stack of their famous buttermilk pancakes on National Pancake Day, Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Our area’s IHOP, located at 535 French Road, New Hartford, participates in National Pancake Day each year to raise awareness and funds for our local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (CMN) at Faxton St. Luke’s...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite

Feb 17, 2014
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) has been recognized as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees move more, eat better and provide greater access to opportunities to improve lifestyle. “Employee wellness and physical activity are important at FSLH,” said Regina Rybka-Lagatutta, PHR, vice president of Human Resources. “We are honored and...

FSLH Stroke Support Group Meeting - March 2

Feb 14, 2014
On Sunday, March 2, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a free stroke support group presentation, “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right,” at noon in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Alyssa Summerfield, MS, RD, clinical dietitian at FSLH, will discuss the types of diets typically recommended...

Chronic Kidney Disease Program Tuesday, February 25

Feb 13, 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, February 25, 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...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Offers Household Sharps Disposal Program

Feb 13, 2014
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) offers the Household Sharps Disposal Program for community members to properly dispose of their medical waste. Items such as syringes and lancets can be dropped off any day of the week from 7am to 3pm at the FSLH Energy Center located on the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, New Hartford, or at the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services (...

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