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Central New York Diabetes Education Program Offers Free Foot Clinic

Nov 19, 2012
At noon on Friday, December 7, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program is offering a free "Knock Your Socks Off!" foot (podiatry) clinic for people with diabetes. The event will take place at the CNY Diabetes Education Program office located on the 4th floor of the Faxton Campus of FSLH, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. An area podiatrist will...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcements

Nov 18, 2012
Susan Spina, LCSW-R – Director of Social Work and Transitional Care Susan Spina, LCSW-R, has been named director of Social Work and Transitional Care for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). Spina is responsible for the provision and coordination of social work services across the continuum of care including St. Luke’s Home, Visiting Nurse Association of Utica and Oneida County, Senior Network...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Urgent Care Announces Holiday Hours

Nov 18, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Urgent Care, located at the Faxton Campus on the corner of Burrstone Road and Bennett Street, will be closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 2012; Christmas Eve, December 24, 2012, at 5pm; Christmas Day, December 25, 2012; New Year’s Day, January 1, 2013. Urgent Care will be open all other days from 8am to 8pm, seven days a week. For...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Receives ISO 9001:2008 Certification From DNV NIAHOSM

Nov 8, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is accredited by Det Norske Veritas’s (DNV) National Integrated Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations (NIAHOSM) and has now been certified to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Standard. In 2010 FSLH partnered with DNV as their accrediting organization. Hospitals must be accredited by a Medicare-approved accreditation program in order to be...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcements

Nov 5, 2012
Anthony J. Scibelli, MS, MBA – Senior Vice President of Operations Anthony J. Scibelli, MS, MBA, has been named senior vice president of Operations for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). In this role, Scibelli oversees the operations of the Pharmacy, Engineering, Security, Construction, Guest Relations, Volunteer Services, Medical Imaging, the School of Radiography, Dialysis and all Sodexo...

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

Nov 4, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), the area’s designated stroke center, received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award for the second 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 receive the award,...

FSLH to Host Blood Drives in November

Nov 1, 2012
The American Red Cross has issued a call for blood donations in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The storm affected blood collections throughout the northeast, resulting in a loss of 8,000 blood and platelet donations. On Tuesday, November 20, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will hold a blood drive from 9am to 2pm at the Faxton Campus, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. The traveling donor center will be...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcement

Oct 28, 2012
Lila Studnicka has been named executive director of the Regional Dialysis Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). The Regional Dialysis Center at FSLH has outpatient dialysis centers throughout three counties and treats patients from seven surrounding counties.   Prior to joining FSLH, Studnicka worked as an operations manager/clinical manager, area manager and director of Operations for...

Adult Day Health Care Program Expanding and Accepting New Registrants

Oct 28, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Adult Day Health Care Program is a community-based, long-term care program that provides comprehensive health care with therapeutic, social, educational and recreational activities. The program enhances the lives of frail, elderly, chronically ill and disabled adults while maintaining their residence in the community. The program also offers a period of...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Presents Prevalence, Diagnosis and Treatment of Pseudobulbar Affect in Stroke

Oct 28, 2012
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will offer a presentation on the prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of Pseudobulbar Affect (PBA) in stroke. The event will take place at 5pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home on the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Registration is required and seating is limited for this free event. Please contact Laura Love...

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