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Faxton St. Luke’s Volunteer Association Raised $100,000 for Hospital in 2012

Dec 17, 2012
In December, the Faxton St. Luke’s Volunteer Association presented the hospital with a $100,000 donation at their annual holiday gathering. Funds are raised through the proceeds of the Volunteer Association’s gift shops and vendor sales throughout the year. Volunteer Association President Jane Gwise presented Eileen Pronobis, CFRE, executive director of the Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH)...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Pursue Affiliation Agreement

Dec 12, 2012
For Immediate Release Contact:   Debra Altdoerffer VP, Communications and Marketing Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (315) 624-5716 daltdoer@mvnhealth.com Sandra Fentiman  Manager, Marketing and Public Relations St. Elizabeth Medical Center (315) 798-8195 sfentiman@stemc.org Faxton St. Luke’s...

Clinton High School Students Raise $350 for Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare's Breast Care Center

Dec 11, 2012
On Thursday, November 29, 2012, Clinton High School students Jon Kulpa, Abbey Rogan and Mason Whip presented a $350 donation from their 10th grade “Make a Difference Project” to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Breast Care Center.  The Make a Difference Project is part of Clinton High School’s Algebra 2/Trigonometry Honors class taught by Ms. Nancy Zumpano. Each student was given $10 and...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Medical Staff Announcements

Dec 10, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) is pleased to make the following medical staff announcements. Brenda Marie Carney, MS, RN, FNP-C – Family Nurse Practitioner Brenda Marie Carney, MS, RN, FNP-C, has joined FSLH’s ACP Boonville Medical Office as a family nurse practitioner. Prior to joining ACP, Carney worked as a family nurse practitioner for the Utica...

FSLH to Host Blood Drive on Thursday, December 27

Dec 10, 2012
Give the gift of life this holiday season by donating blood. On Thursday, December 27, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host an evening blood drive from 2pm to 7pm at the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. The traveling donor center will be located outside of Allen-Calder Entrance 7 at the back of the campus.  “We’ve added evening hours to allow more donors the chance to give blood...

Tickets Now on Sale for Fifth Annual Makeover My Heart Saturday, February 2, 2013

Dec 10, 2012
The fifth annual Makeover My Heart will take place Saturday, February 2, 2013, from 8am to 4pm at the Radisson Hotel-Utica Centre, 200 Genesee Street, Utica. Tickets are now on sale for $25 each and may be purchased through the Makeover My Heart website, makeovermyheart.org, or by calling 315.624.6669. Tickets include all lectures, interactive workshops, the health and wellness fair, breakfast...

Defensive Driving Course - Saturday, December 29

Dec 9, 2012
Midstate Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will hold a defensive driving course on Saturday, December 29, 2012, from 9am to 3:30pm at the Midstate Training Center, 2521 Sunset Avenue, Utica. The cost is $35 to participate and you can register by calling (315) 624-4539. People who complete New York State Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) approved defensive driving courses can reduce their driver...

Children’s Miracle Network $100,000 Miracle Home Makeover Winner Cathy Jubis from Sauquoit

Dec 2, 2012
On October 17, 2012, Cathy Jubis of Sauquoit found out she has 100,000 more reasons to celebrate this holiday season. She became the 16th winner of the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) $100,000 Miracle Home Makeover. The project, which benefits women’s and children’s services at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), has raised more than $3.125 million over the past 16 years. All 4,000 tickets were...

Visiting Hours Limited at Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare Adults 18 Years and Older Only

Dec 2, 2012
  Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is restricting visitors to adults 18 years of age and older. This is for both the Faxton and St. Luke’s Campuses. The restrictions will be in place until further notice. The organization is experiencing an increase in patients in both the Emergency Department and the inpatient setting with flu and flu-like symptoms. An additional visitor restriction has been...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcement

Dec 2, 2012
Lisa Volk, RN, LNHA, has been named executive director of St. Luke’s Home for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). St. Luke’s Home is a 202-bed nursing home located on the St. Luke’s Campus of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare. The Home has a 40-bed Subacute Rehabilitation Unit as well as an Adult Day Health Care Program. Prior to joining FSLH, Volk was CEO/administrator at St. Johnsville...

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