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Patient Portal Offers Access to Health Information

Sep 3, 2014
With its launch of a new patient portal this month, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is pleased to offer patients the option to access their inpatient medical information during and after their hospital stay. “My Patient Portal” allows patients and their designated family members to review health information from their stay at FSLH from the comfort and privacy of their hospital room, home,...

The Mele Family Fund Makes Donation to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare

Aug 29, 2014
In August 2014, the Mele Family Fund supported the purchase of a MRI Intravenous (IV) Pump System for The Regional Stroke Center at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) and a high-definition (HD) video system for Surgical Services at FSLH. The Mele Family Fund is a donor-advised fund of The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties, Inc. Patients critically ill with stroke often...

St. Luke's Home Job Fair - Wednesday, Sept. 3

Aug 28, 2014
On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, St. Luke’s Home is holding a job fair with on-the-spot interviews from 11am to 3pm in the Chapel at the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services on the St. Luke’s Campus, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. St. Luke’s Home has immediate openings for certified nursing assistants (CNAs) and licensed practical nurses (LPNs). CNAs must have current New York...

Cancer Support Forum for Patients and Survivors - September 8, 2014

Aug 28, 2014
The Regional Cancer Center’s monthly support forum for patients and cancer survivors will be held on Monday, September 8, 2014, at 6pm. The guest speaker Kirsten Huyck, MA, RD, CSO, CDN, is a board certified oncology nutrition specialist for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and will be discussing healthy diets and meal options for cancer patients. The cancer support forum meets the second Monday...

MVHS and Adirondack Community Physicians Welcome Kathy Freeman, FNP and Stephanie Roberts, FNP

Aug 28, 2014
UTICA – Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) is pleased to welcome Kathy Freeman, FNP to the ACP New Hartford Medical Office and Stephanie Roberts, MS, FNP to the Mohawk Valley Medical Office. Prior her position as a FNP at the ACP New Hartford Medical Office, Kathy Freeman served as a registered nurse (RN) at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Genesee Urgent Care and as a RN at the ACP New...

FSLH to Host Two Blood Drives in September

Aug 26, 2014
On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 10am to 4pm in Allen-Calder Conference Rooms 3, 4 and 5 at the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Please enter through Allen-Calder Entrance 7 at the back of the campus. Another blood drive will be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, from 2pm to 7pm in the traveling donor center, located at...

Oneida County 4-H Youth Club Raises $250 for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s Breast Care Center

Aug 21, 2014
In July, the Oneida County 4-H youth club donated $250 to Faxton St. Luke Healthcare’s (FSLH) Breast Care Center. The youth club raised money to benefit local patients and their families receiving care at FSLH through t-shirt sales at the Boonville Oneida County Fair. The “Give Cancer the Boot” t-shirts were sold and worn by the youth club on “Pink Out Day” at the fair. “We are extremely...

FSLH Stroke Support Group Presents “Brain Aneurysm and Stroke Risk: Know the Facts”

Aug 20, 2014
On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a free stroke support group presentation at 6pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Laura Love, RN, SCRN, Stroke Program assistant clinical coordinator at FSLH, will give a presentation on brain aneurysms in honor of...

Knock Your Socks Off Foot Clinic Offered by Central New York Diabetes Education Program

Aug 19, 2014
At noon on Friday, September 5, 2014, 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...

VNA of Utica and Oneida County Awarded CHAP Re-accreditation

Aug 19, 2014
The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Utica and Oneida County has been awarded Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP) re-accreditation under the CHAP Standards of Excellence. The VNA of Utica and Oneida County has been accredited by CHAP since 2005. “We are pleased that the VNA of Utica and Oneida County chose CHAP accreditation,” said Michael S. Grogan, senior vice president of...

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