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Heart Healthy Eating Event at Baptist Health Floyd Set for February 28

In honor of National Heart Health Month in February, Baptist Health Floyd is hosting a free Heart Healthy Eating event on Tuesday, February 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Baptist Health Floyd’s Paris Health Education Center. Interventional cardiologist Surender Sandella, MD, will discuss the importance of heart health. Registered dietitian nutritionist Sallie Niehoff, RDN, […]

Baptist Health Home Care Named as a Top Agency of the 2016 HomeCare Elite

New Albany, IN – Baptist Health Floyd recently announced that its home care division had been named a Top Agency of the HomeCare Elite® for 2016 – a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. For more than 10 years, HomeCare Elite has annually identified the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified […]

Baptist Health Floyd Gains Reaccreditation as a Breast Center of Excellence

Baptist Health Floyd has again been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, the ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy). Peer-review […]

Baptist Health Floyd Designated a Primary Stroke Center

Baptist Health Floyd has been awarded Primary Stroke Certification from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP). Primary Stroke Certification serves as a notice that Baptist Health Floyd has the capacity to stabilize and treat acute stroke patients, provide acute care and administer tPA and other acute therapies safely and efficiently. “This certification signifies that Baptist […]

Baptist Health Floyd Launches High Risk Colon Cancer Clinic

The Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana has launched a High Risk Colon Cancer Clinic that is designed to screen patients with hereditary red flags of inherited gastrointestinal cancers and Lynch Syndrome. It identifies individuals who carry the mutation that places them at a higher risk of developing a hereditary cancer. Baptist Health Floyd […]

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 […]

3D Mammography Comes to Baptist Health Floyd Diagnostic Imaging – Corydon

Baptist Health Floyd is pleased to offer 3D mammography for breast cancer screening at its Diagnostic Imaging Center in Corydon located at 313 Federal Drive NW, Suite 020. 3D mammography produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue. The 3D […]

Baptist Health Floyd Proudly Announces a Pending Acquisition by Baptist Health

March 9, 2016 (New, Albany, IN) – After a little more than seven months, Baptist Health Floyd’ Board of Trustees, the Floyd County Commissioners and the Floyd County Council have announced the intent to pursue an acquisition of Baptist Health Floyd by Baptist Health based in Louisville, Kentucky. Baptist Health Floyd and Baptist Health are […]