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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...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts Open House as Part of National Diabetes Education Month

Oct 25, 2012
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program will host a diabetes education open house. November is National Diabetes Education Month. The event will be held from 3pm to 5pm in the Diabetes Education Classroom at the Faxton Campus, fourth floor, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica. The open house will offer free glucose screenings to...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Presents “Cooking with Kim and Company”

Oct 25, 2012
On Thursday, November 15, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program will host “Cooking with Kim and Company” at 6:30pm at Hart’s Hill Inn, 135 Clinton Street, Whitesboro. The cost of this event is $5 per person and registration is required as seating is limited. Please contact the CNY Diabetes Education Program at (315) 624-5620 to register and...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare School of Radiography Students Receive Grant

Oct 25, 2012
The Slocum-Dickson Foundation, Inc. awarded a total of $2,500 to second-year students enrolled in the School of Radiography at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH).  The students were selected based on their clinical and academic achievements of excellence and financial need. The recipients, who received $500 each, are Samantha Benn, Kara DeNicola, Eric Horvath, Samantha Keith and Sophia Williams...

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