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St. Luke's Home Job Fair - Wednesday, October 29

Oct 24, 2014
On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, St. Luke’s Home is holding a job fair with on-the-spot interviews from 11am to 2pm 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), licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and registered nurses (RNs). CNAs...

Campaign For Quality Celebrates 13th Anniversary

Oct 24, 2014
On October 16 and 17, 2014, Mohawk Valley Health System’s (MVHS) Campaign For Quality (CFQ) celebrated its 13th anniversary with more than 425 physicians, healthcare workers, students and community members from across New York State in attendance. This popular program held at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, featured international, national and local experts who presented on current trends...

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Oct 24, 2014
24 Hour Gaming Event to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network at FSLH Saturday, October 25 at 8am What:              On Saturday, October 25, 2014, local gamers will play video games of all types for 24 consecutive hours to raise funds for local kids. Extra Life National Game Day benefits the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts “Trading Up”

Oct 23, 2014
The Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program’s adult support group for those with diabetes and pre-diabetes, “Trading Up,” will host the fourth meeting of the year on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at 6:30pm in the Soggs Room in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. New members are welcome to attend. The group provides an outlet for...

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Oct 21, 2014
18th Annual Miracle Home Makeover Drawing Wednesday, October 22, at 6pm What:              2014 Miracle Child Eva Fuess from New Hartford will draw the winning ticket for the 18th annual Miracle Home Makeover for Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospital. When:     ...

FSLH Stroke Support Group Presents “Staying Healthy During the Flu Season”

Oct 20, 2014
On Wednesday, November 5, 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. Flu season is upon us and the CDC reports that approximately 200,000 hospitalizations occur each year due to complications from influenza....

FSLH to Host Blood Drive - Wednesday, October 29

Oct 15, 2014
On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will host a blood drive from 10am to 3pm in the Allen-Calder Conference Rooms 1 and 2 at the St. Luke’s Campus, 1656 Champlin Avenue, Utica. Please enter through 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...

Mohawk Valley Gamers Gear Up for “Extra Life” On October 25 to Benefit Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare

Oct 13, 2014
Game lovers in the Mohawk Valley are spending the next two weeks raising funds and deciding what to play on Saturday, October 25 — 2014’s Extra Life National Game Day benefiting Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH), a member of Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals. The grassroots gaming experience lets gamers register for free at www.Extra-Life.org, select their local CMN Hospital,...

FSLH Senior Sunday: Lunch and Learn Lecture - October 19

Oct 3, 2014
On Sunday, October 19, 2014, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a Senior Sunday: Lunch and Learn Lecture. The topic is “A Look at Life in Haiti,” and will be presented by Ginger Oliver, PT, DPT, manager of Rehabilitation Services; Melanie Pogoda, RN, BSN, nurse manager; and Melissa Hayward, RN, charge nurse, at FSLH. Oliver, Pogoda and Hayward will share stories and photos from...

Campaign For Quality to Feature Family Obesity Specialist From NBC’s “The Biggest Loser”

Oct 1, 2014
At some point in most people’s lives, they have had the goal to lose five to ten pounds or maybe even more. It can be heartbreaking, however, when it is your own child dealing with a weight issue and it brings up the question of who is responsible for your child’s health. Childhood obesity is a national epidemic, and is not a problem that can be ignored. Joanna Dolgoff, MD, the official...

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