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Cancer Support Forum for Patients and Survivors at FSLH

Aug 19, 2013
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Regional Cancer Center is launching a new support forum for patients and cancer survivors beginning Monday, September 9, 2013. The Cancer Support Forum will meet the second Monday of every month at 6pm in The Regional Cancer Center’s Fireplace Lounge on the main floor of Faxton Campus, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. The forum, led by the Cancer Center’s...

Tobacco Cessation Classes Begin Tuesday, September 10

Aug 19, 2013
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 Tuesday, September 10, 17 and 24, 2013, at The Regional Cancer Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, 1676 Sunset Avenue...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcement

Aug 19, 2013
Georgia Deveans-Smith, RN, BS, CRRN, has been named nurse manager for the Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit (IRU) at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). The IRU recently relocated to the new Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services on the St. Luke’s Campus. The new unit offers 10 private rooms, seven semi-private rooms, a transitional living center, private dining room and...

FSLH Partners with SABA for Summer Youth Employment Program

Aug 13, 2013
This summer, 24 students from Oneida, Herkimer and Madison Counties had the opportunity to work in various departments at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) through the School and Business Alliance (SABA) Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). From Ambulatory Surgery and the Emergency Department to Case Management and Health Information Management, students were assigned to work throughout the...

FSLH's Wellness Center Announces New Hours

Aug 9, 2013
Beginning on Monday, August 26, 2013, the Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Wellness Center at the Faxton Campus will be open five days a week, Monday through Friday, from 3pm to 6pm. Gold level memberships include unlimited aquatic exercise, open pool and gym times for a cost of $40 per month. Silver level memberships include unlimited open pool and gym times for $30 per month. Bronze level...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare to Host Two Blood Drives in August

Aug 9, 2013
On Monday, August 26, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 2pm to 7pm in Allen-Calder Conference Rooms 3, 4 and 5 at the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Another blood drive will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2013, from 10am to 4pm in Allen-Calder Conference Rooms 3, 4 and 5 at the St. Luke’s Campus. Please enter through Allen-Calder Entrance 7 at...

FSLH Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Telethon Raises $524,936 to Help Local Children

Jun 11, 2013
The 22nd annual Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals Telethon aired Friday, May 31, 2013, on WKTV NewsChannel 2. Broadcast live from the new Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica, the telethon raised $524,936, which will be used to support programs, services and equipment that benefit Women’s and Children’s...

New Sessions of Aquatic Class at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Wellness Center

Jun 9, 2013
A new session of youth aquatics classes begins Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Wellness Center. The Wellness Center offers two “Mommy and Me” classes for children ages 6 months to 2 years, one at 9am and another at 10am. “Mommy and Me” classes for children ages 3 and 4 take place at 11am. The “Kidzercise” class for children ages 5 to 12 is at noon. Each session...

National Cancer Survivors Day Breakfast Held on Sunday, June 2

Jun 6, 2013
On Sunday, June 2, 2013, cancer survivors from the Mohawk Valley as well as their family and friends gathered with employees, medical staff and volunteers from Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Regional Cancer Center at the 26th annual National Cancer Survivors Day. More than 250 people were in attendance. The breakfast, sponsored annually by FSLH at Harts Hill Inn in Whitesboro, is...

FSLH to Host Blood Drive Monday, June 24, 2013

Jun 6, 2013
On Monday, June 24, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 2pm to 7pm on 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. More than 38,000 blood donations are needed each day in the United States, but only 38 percent of the population is eligible to donate. Just one...

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