Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins August 27

Are you ready to stop smoking? Baptist Health Floyd and the Floyd County Tobacco Cessation Coalition are offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Thursdays, August 27 through November 19 from 5 to 6 pm at the Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana. The Cooper Clayton Method is […]

Baptist Health Floyd and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana Join Forces with Over 300 Local and National Organizations to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates across the Country

Colorectal cancer screening has been proven to save lives. Baptist Health Floyd and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana today announced that they have jointly made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates by supporting the “80% by 2018” initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]

Baptist Health Floyd Receives National Cardiology Performance Achievement Award

The American Heart Association (AHA), along with the National Cardiovascular Data Registry, have recognized Baptist Health Floyd with a GWTG (Get with the Guidelines) Silver Performance Achievement Award. This prestigious award is given to hospitals that demonstrate sustained achievement of performance measures in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), or heart attack, through the […]

May is National Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month

National Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month, observed during the month of May, is a time to raise awareness of skin cancers, encourage prevention and early detection through self-exams. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, on average, one American dies from melanoma every hour. In 2015, it is estimated that 9,940 deaths will be attributed […]

Baptist Health Floyd Celebrates Stroke Awareness Month on May 5

As a provider for stroke patients, Baptist Health Floyd is celebrating National Stroke Awareness Month in May with a special Stroke Awareness Day on May 5 from 11 am to 1 pm in Baptist Health Floyd’s main lobby. Blood pressure screenings, risk and prevention information, support services and giveaways will be available. Registration is not […]

Free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar Set for April 30

Baptist Health Floyd is offering a free Conservative Back Pain Treatment Seminar on Thursday, April 30 from 6 to 7 pm in the Paris Health Education Center. Baptist Health Floyd Spine Center nurse practitioner Autumn Allgeier, NP, along with physical therapist Tyler Helm, PT, DPT, will discuss conservative treatments that may help with your back […]

Baptist Health Floyd Offers Free Stroke Seminar

Baptist Health Floyd is offering a free Can You Spot a Stroke? seminar on Monday, January 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Paris Health Education Center. Board certified neurologist Ajmal Bangash, MD, will discuss the signs and symptoms of stroke, the latest advancements in treating stroke and how you can reduce your risk. […]

Baptist Health Floyd Offers Free Joint Pain Seminar December 4

Baptist Health Floyd is offering a free Joint Pain Seminar on Thursday, December 4 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Baptist Health Floyd Paris Health Education Center in New Albany. This is a perfect opportunity for those who are having trouble with daily activities due to pain in the knees or hips to learn […]