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FSLH to Host Blood Drive Thursday, Nov. 21

Nov 7, 2013
On Thursday, November 21, 2013, 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. More than 38,000 blood donations are needed each day in the United States, but only 38 percent of the population is...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Medical Staff Announcement

Nov 6, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) is pleased to make the following medical staff announcement. Yannick Grenier, MD, has joined Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) Neuro Sciences Group. Dr. Grenier earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Neurobiology from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and her medical...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcements

Nov 6, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is pleased to make the following staff announcements. Marianne Baker, MS, RN, CCM, CPHQ, AEMT-I - Director of Regulatory Affairs Marianne Baker, MS, RN, CCM, CPHQ, AEMT-I, has been named director of Regulatory Affairs for FSLH. In this position, Baker is responsible for the oversight and coordination of medical staff credentialing profiles, Department of...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Stroke Program Earns Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award for Third Year In Row

Nov 5, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), the area’s only designated Primary Stroke Center, received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award for the third year in a row. The award recognizes FSLH’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. To...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Names New Member to Board of Directors

Nov 5, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is pleased to announce that Larry Bull has joined its Board of Directors. Bull is president and CEO of Bull Brothers, Inc. and a managing director and part owner of Fastrac Markets. Bull served as a United States Army officer, including one year in Vietnam, prior to receiving his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Utica College in Utica, New...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Foundation’s Wine Tasting and Auction Raises More Than $58,000 for St. Luke’s Home

Oct 31, 2013
The Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation’s annual Wine Tasting and Auction benefitting St. Luke’s Home was held Saturday, October 5, 2013, at the Sadaquada Golf Club in Whitesboro. The event raised more than $58,000 for St. Luke’s Home. St. Luke’s Home is a 202-bed facility with a 40-bed subacute rehabilitation unit. Proceeds from the Wine Tasting and Auction will be used to...

Oneida County Hospitals Support New Smoking Cessation Regulation

Oct 28, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), St. Elizabeth Medical Center (SEMC) and Rome Memorial Hospital (RMH) strongly support the new smoking cessation regulation that bans smoking on the grounds of general hospitals and residential healthcare facilities. Governor Cuomo recently signed this provision into law to take effect on Friday, November 1, 2013. Both Utica hospitals and their associated...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts “Trading Up”

Oct 24, 2013
The Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program’s new adult support group for those with diabetes and pre-diabetes, “Trading Up,” will host the fourth meeting of the year on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at 6:30pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. New members are welcome to attend. The group...

Stroke Support Group Meeting - Wednesday, November 13

Oct 23, 2013
On Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 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. Sue Spina, LCSW-R, director of Social Work/Transitional Care at FSLH, will discuss depression and stroke, and how to cope with these...

FSLH Offers Continuing Education for Local Therapists

Oct 23, 2013
On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Regional Rehabilitation Center offers “Introduction to Neuromuscular Developmental Technique (NDT) – Part II,” an educational course for physical therapists, occupational therapists and students in related fields. It will take place at 5pm in the Rehabilitation Gym on the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit (IRU) at the Center for...

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