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Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts Grocery Store Tour at Hannaford in Herkimer

Jul 12, 2012
On Thursday, July 19, 2012, individuals with diabetes, pre-diabetes and their family members are invited to grocery shop with a registered dietitian and learn more about their food choices. The grocery store tour, hosted by Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Central New York Diabetes Education Program (CNY Diabetes), will begin at 10am at Hannaford Supermarket located at 401 East Albany Street in...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Staff Announcement

Jul 12, 2012
Michele Adams has been named annual giving director for the Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation. In this position, Adams is responsible for the development of annual giving campaigns for patients, employees, medical staff and the community. Adams’ previous position with FSLH was as Children’s Miracle Network coordinator for the FSLH Foundation. Prior to joining FSLH, Adams was a...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Urgent Care Entrance Temporarily Closed

Jul 9, 2012
Effective Wednesday, July 11 through Wednesday, July 18, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will temporarily close the Urgent Care entrance at the Faxton Campus, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. Any patients scheduled for outpatient care at the Faxton Campus during the construction time frame should use the Admitting entrance to the right of Urgent Care. All entrances will be clearly marked to aid patients...

FSLH Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Telethon Raises $520,380 to Help Local Children

Jul 9, 2012
The 21st annual Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals Telethon aired Friday, June 1, 2012, on WKTV NewsChannel 2. Broadcast live from Gilroy Kernan...

FSLH Hosts 3rd Annual Child Passenger Safety Program Sponsored by New Hartford Police Department

Jul 8, 2012
The third annual Child Passenger Safety Program, sponsored by the New Hartford Police Department, will take place Wednesday, July 18, from 11am to 2pm at the St. Luke’s Campus of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), 1656 Champlin Avenue, New Hartford, New York.   The FSLH Security Team and New Hartford Police Department will be inspecting cars free of charge to make sure car seats are properly...

FSLH to Host Summer Medical Camp for Mohawk Valley Teens

Jun 25, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a two-day medical camp for teens ages 14 to 17 from the Mohawk Valley on Tuesday, July 24, and Wednesday, July 25, 2012, from 8am to 4pm. MediCamp seeks to show teens how a hospital operates and provides them with the opportunity to explore different departments. Participants will tour an ambulance and the Emergency, Physical Therapy and Pharmacy...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare to Host Fourth Annual Developmental Interventions Conference

Jun 24, 2012
On Friday, July 13, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will hold the fourth annual Developmental Interventions Conference from 8am to 4pm in the Boyle Board Room at St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. There is a $10.00 fee for participants and seating is limited. Contact Stacie Paddock at spaddock@mvnhealth.com or call (315) 624-6091 to register by Tuesday, July 10, 2012....

Bruce Elwell, DO, named “2012 Family Doctor of the Year” by the New York State Academy of Family Physicians

Jun 21, 2012
Bruce Elwell, DO, a family practice physician at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) Barneveld Medical Office and medical director of St. Luke’s Home, has been honored with the “2012 Family Doctor of the Year” award by the New York State Academy of Family Physicians (NYSAFP). Dr. Elwell received the award on Saturday, June 16, during the Academy’s annual...

Iroquois Healthcare Association Announces New Chairman

Jun 21, 2012
The Iroquois Healthcare Association (IHA) announces Scott H. Perra, president/CEO, Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare (FSLH) in Utica, NY as its new Chairman of the Board of Directors. Perra was appointed to the position, which carries a two-year term, on May 18, 2012, during the annual membership meeting, which took place in Cooperstown, NY. Mr. Perra is president/CEO for Mohawk Valley Network (...

Annual Waterville “Clam Off” Raises $1,400 for FSLH’s Regional Cancer Center

Jun 19, 2012
On Tuesday, June 12, 2012, friends and family of Fred “Bubby” Hilsinger presented a $1,400 donation from their annual Clam Off event to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Regional Cancer Center.  For the past five years, Andrew Danquer has held the clam eating contest at his home in Waterville on Memorial Day weekend. Danquer’s wife’s uncle, Fred “Bubby” Hilsinger, looked forward to...

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