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St. Luke’s Home Residents Win Medals at Annual Senior Olympics

May 20, 2012
Three St. Luke’s Home (SLH) residents received medals at the 32nd annual Senior Olympics held at the Masonic Care Community on May 2. Maise Sebergandio won bronze in the bean bag toss and Beverly Goux received a silver medal in the ring toss. SLH’s gold medal winner, Melvin Miller, scored an impressive 18 points to podium in shuffle board. Five other residents also competed in the event....

FSLH Dinner Presentation on Thursday, May 24 Postponed Until Further Notice

May 20, 2012
The dinner presentation, “Shed or You’re Dead! How to Stay Alive and Thrive in the Midst of Turbulent Healthcare Change,” has been postponed due to an illness in the speaker’s family. The event was originally scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 4:30pm at the Radisson Hotel – Utica Centre on Genesee Street in Utica. Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare will reschedule the event and...

Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Medical Staff Announcement

May 17, 2012
Stephen Wade, MD, has been named medical director of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH). Dr. Wade earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biology from New Jersey City University in Jersey City, New Jersey, and his Doctor of Medicine from Our Lady of Fatima in Valenzuela City, Philippines. He completed an internship in Surgery at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center in...

30th Annual M&T Bank/Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare Foundation Golf Open Set to Tee Off June 18 at Yahnundasis Golf Club

May 17, 2012
The Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation will hold its 30th Annual Golf Open on Monday, June 18, 2012, at Yahnundasis Golf Club, 8639 Seneca Turnpike, New Hartford. Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit the renovation of the Regional Cancer Center’s Outpatient Infusion Treatment Unit at FSLH. The $250 per person donation includes: 18 holes of golf, continental breakfast,...

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

May 13, 2012
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 and Target Stroke Honor Roll Achievement Award, is recognized for its commitment and...

FSLH Registered Nurse to Hold Book Signing at Barnes and Noble on Saturday, May 19

May 10, 2012
Patrick McGraw, published author and registered nurse at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, will hold a book signing for his book “A Healing Journal” on Saturday, May 19, 2012, from 1pm to 3pm at Barnes and Noble at 4811 Commercial Drive, New Hartford. One hundred percent of the proceeds from every book purchased will benefit our local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital at Faxton St. Luke’s...

Thomas R. Proctor High School Art Teachers and Students Present $1,000 Donation to FSLH’s Comprehensive Breast Care Center

May 9, 2012
On Wednesday, May 2, 2012, teachers and students from the art program at Thomas R. Proctor High School presented a $1,000 donation to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare’s (FSLH) Comprehensive Breast Care Center. The money was raised at Proctor’s Festival of the Arts held in March 2012, which featured student artwork, basket raffles, a fashion show and entertainment provided by Proctor’s Moose...

FSLH Senior Sunday Lunch and Learn Lecture - Sunday, May 20

May 7, 2012
On Sunday, May 20, 2012, Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) will host a Senior Sunday: Lunch and Learn Lecture. The topic is "Learn and Share Lifesaving Knowledge” and will be presented by David Ronan, Simulation Lab coordinator for FSLH. This presentation is an all-in-one training session that will teach basic lifesaving skills such as adult and child choking relief, general Automated...

FSLH Receives Two Awards from United Way

May 6, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) received two awards from the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area at an awards and appreciation program held in April. Home Care Services at FSLH won the 2011 Most Improved Campaign Award and Jerry Plows, Relationship-Based Care (RBC) coordinator and assistant director of volunteer services and guest relations, received the 2011 LIVE UNITED...

ACP New Hartford Medical Office Holds Open House and Ribbon Cutting

May 6, 2012
Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) held an open house and ribbon cutting for its Adirondack Community Physicians (ACP) New Hartford Medical Office onThursday, May 3, 2012. The ACP New Hartford Medical Office is located in the Crossroads Plaza at 8411 Seneca Turnpike, New Hartford. The providers who practice at the facility include: D. Christopher Clark, MD; Marissa Kalil, DO; William Krause...

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