Baptist Health Floyd Recognized with Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award for Stroke Care

Baptist Health Floyd has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the Hospital’s commitment and success ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, based on the latest scientific evidence. To receive […]

Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins in Scottsburg October 13

The Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana is offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Tuesdays, October 13 through January 5 from 11 am – 12 pm at the Baptist Health Floyd Medical Group – Scottsburg office located at 1366 N. Gardner Street in Scottsburg. The Cooper Clayton […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 Celebrates World Stroke Day October 29

As a provider for stroke patients, Baptist Health Floyd is celebrating World Stroke Day on Wednesday, October 29. According to the National Stroke Association, stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a leading cause of serious, long-term adult disability in the U.S. A stroke can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of race, […]

Baptist Health Floyd Laboratory Receives Accreditation for High-Quality Transfusion Services

New Albany, Indiana – Recently, Baptist Health Floyd was notified that it has received accreditation from the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) for transfusion services, after receiving a perfect review.  Baptist Health Floyd is the only Southern Indiana facility to have received this two-year accreditation.  The AABB process is a rigorous, quality-and operation systems-based […]