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31st Annual M&T Bank/Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Foundation Golf Open Set to Tee Off Monday, June 17 at the Yahnundasis Golf Club

Jun 2, 2013
The Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation will hold its 31st annual Golf Open on Monday, June 17, 2013, at the Yahnundasis Golf Club, 8639 Seneca Turnpike, New Hartford. Proceeds from this year’s event will enhance FSLH’s Surgical Services by providing high-definition imaging in the Operating Room suites.   The $300 per person donation includes: 18 holes of golf, continental breakfast,...

Miniature Horses Visit Residents at St. Luke’s Home

May 29, 2013
In May, St. Luke’s Home residents were visited by a family of miniature horses from Armando  Acres in Rome, New York. Farm-owner, Judy Armando, brought Daisy, a 20-year-old miniature horse, and her six-week-old foal, Rosie, to greet the nearly 200 residents. “Many of our residents grew up on farms and are true animal lovers,” remarks Jacquelyn DeLuca, MS, CTRS, director of Therapeutic Recreation...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Hosts “Trading Up” - An Adult Support Group for Those with Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes

May 28, 2013
The Central New York (CNY) Diabetes Education Program’s new adult support group for those with diabetes and pre-diabetes, “Trading Up,” will host the second meeting of the year on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at 6:30pm in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. The objective of this group is to provide an outlet...

Sunset Anesthesia and Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Receive Perioperative Leadership Award

May 27, 2013
In April 2013, Surgical Information Systems (SIS), a leader in perioperative information systems, announced that Sunset Anesthesia at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) received the Advancing Anesthesia award at the annual SIS Perioperative Leadership Awards at the company's client conference, SIS Congress in Atlanta, Georgia. Awards were presented in six categories and recognize outstanding...

FSLH Offers Continuing Education Course for Area Therapists

May 27, 2013
On Wednesday, June 12, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Regional Rehabilitation Center will offer “Becoming More Confident with Wound Care,” an educational course for physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists. It will take place at 6pm in the Community Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services on the St....

FSLH Stroke Support Group Presents “Preventing the Recurrence of Stroke” - Wednesday, June 5

May 22, 2013
On Wednesday, June 5, 2013, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a stroke support group presentation at 6pm on preventing the recurrence of stroke in the Soggs Room at St. Luke’s Home in the Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica. The presentation will discuss strategies for healthy living that help reduce the risk of stroke. Richard White,...

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Telethon Friday, May 31, 2013

May 21, 2013
The 22nd annual Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals Telethon will air Friday, May 31, 2013, on WKTV NewsChannel 2. Broadcast live from the Community Room in the new Center for Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Services, 1650 Champlin Avenue, Utica, the Telethon will air for 16 consecutive hours, 6am to 10pm. To make a pledge to CMN during the...

FSLH Wellness Center Summer Membership Specials

May 21, 2013
The Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Wellness Center is offering summer membership specials to help you improve your lifestyle. Anyone who purchases a three month gold, silver or bronze level membership for use during June, July and August will receive a 10 percent discount. Gold level memberships include unlimited aquatic exercise, open pool and gym times for a discounted cost of $36 per...

Central New York Diabetes Education Program Offers Free Foot Clinic

May 20, 2013
At noon on Friday, June 7, 2013, 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 podiatrist will conduct a...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Highlights Area’s Only Stroke Center for National Stroke Awareness Month

May 20, 2013
May is National Stroke Awareness Month and Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) is spotlighting its Stroke Center — the only designated Stroke Center in the Mohawk Valley. The Stroke Center, which received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Honor Roll Achievement Award, is recognized for its commitment and success in implementing...

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