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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...

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...

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...

Midstate EMS to Offer Defensive Driving Course Saturday, June 29

Jun 5, 2013
Midstate EMS will hold a defensive driving course on Saturday, June 29, 2013, from 9am to 3:30pm at the Midstate Training Center, 2521 Sunset Avenue, Utica. The cost is $40 to participate and you must register online at www.midstateems.org by Friday, June 21. People who complete New York State Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV)-approved defensive driving courses can reduce their driver violation...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcement

Jun 4, 2013
Jordan Little has been named director of Nutrition and Hospitality Services for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) and Sodexo. Little is responsible for the oversight of the following areas: Nutrition Services (all sites including the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services), Environmental Services, Linen and Transport Services, and the Service Response Center. Little’s previous...

Tobacco Cessation Classes Begin Tuesday, June 18

Jun 3, 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, June 18 and 25, and July 2, 2013, at the Regional Cancer Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, 1676 Sunset...

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