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MVHS Welcomes John Lynch CIO

Aug 13, 2014
UTICA – John Lynch has been named vice president/chief information officer (CIO) for Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS). In this role, Lynch coordinates and manages the use of technology to increase information accessibility and integrated systems throughout MVHS. Prior to this position, Lynch was vice president/CIO at Greater Hudson Valley Health System in Middletown, New York, and,...

FSLH Partners with SABA for Summer Youth Employment Program

Aug 12, 2014
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 Nutrition Services and Materials Management, students were assigned to work throughout the...

MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

Aug 12, 2014
What:              A ribbon cutting and dedication of the F. E. Romano Family Radiation Oncology Department and the CT Scanner and Treatment Planning Suite in The Regional Cancer Center at Faxton St.                       Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). When:        ...

All It Takes is Just One Match

Aug 7, 2014
When Brian Lemon signed up for the bone marrow donor registry while on active duty in the Air Force more than 15 years ago, he really didn’t think much of it. “It was a quick cheek swab, so I figured that it wouldn’t hurt to be on the list and potentially help someone someday,” recalls Brian. In February 2014, that cheek swab turned out to be a second chance at life for an individual in need....

Classic Car Show at St. Luke’s Home - Saturday, Aug. 16

Aug 7, 2014
On Saturday, August 16, 2014, St. Luke’s Home and the Road Knights of Central New York will host a free classic car show from 10am to 2pm at St. Luke’s Home in Parking Lot U, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Classic cars will be on display for the community to view. St. Luke’s Home will also be selling hot dogs and ice cream to raise funds for recreational activities for residents. The show was...

FSLH's Inpatient Rehabilitation Program Awarded Three-Year CARF Re-Accreditation

Aug 6, 2014
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Program has been re-accredited for three years by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International. The re-accreditation extends through June 2017.  An organization receiving a three-year term of accreditation has voluntarily participated in a rigorous peer review process and demonstrated to...

MVHS Welcomes Vinod S. Kudagi, MD

Aug 4, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 4, 2014 - Headshot Included UTICA – Vinod S. Kudagi, MD, an Interventional Cardiologist with Mohawk Valley Cardiology PC, has joined the medical staff at Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS). Dr. Kudagi received his Doctor of Medicine from J. J. M. Medical College in Davangere, India, and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of...

American Legion Baseball Gives Back to Community and FSLH

Aug 1, 2014
On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, more than 25 players participating in the 2014 New York State American Legion Baseball Tournament visited veterans at St. Luke’s Home of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare. Players and coaches shared mementos of America’s favorite past time with 14 veterans and enjoyed an ice cream social together. The players also brought baseballs to the meet and greet, which they asked...

Adirondack Community Physicians Medical Staff Announcement

Jul 31, 2014
Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) is pleased to make the following medical staff announcement. John S. Robertson, MD, has joined the ACP Washington Mills Medical Office. Prior to joining ACP, Dr. Robertson was a family physician/department head for the David R. Ray Branch Health Clinic at Marine Corps Base in Quantico, Virginia. He also held positions as a ship’s family medical officer...

Walmart Raises $35,534 for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare During Six-Week Campaign

Jul 30, 2014
Walmart associates, customers and members recently wrapped up a six-week campaign to raise funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN) across the country. Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) partnered with Walmart stores in Herkimer (#2285), North Utica (#2093), New Hartford (#1677) and Oneonta (#2262) from Thursday, May 1, 2014, through Friday, June 13, 2014, to raise $35,534 for CMN at...

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