New 3D Mammography at Baptist Health Floyd Offers Better Chance to Diagnose Breast Cancer Earlier

Floyd Memorial’s Women’s Imaging Center is excited to offer 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening and biopsy. Breast tomosynthesis 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 Center’s Hologic Selenia® Dimensions® system offers a screening experience similar […]

Baptist Health Floyd Engages H2C in Their Strategic Partnership Search

On July 28, 2015, during the Baptist Health Floyd Board of Trustees’ normal monthly meeting, the Board voted in favor of engaging Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC (H2C), a strategic advisory and investment banking firm headquartered in New York, to lead them in their strategic partnership search. Baptist Health Floyd’s executive team and the Board will […]

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 […]

Baptist Health Floyd Home Healthcare Receives 4.5 Star Rating

New Albany, Ind. – (July 17, 2015) – This month, Baptist Health Floyd Home Healthcare received a 4.5 star rating from Home Health Compare, a resource that measures quality of care by “Medicare-certified” home health agencies throughout the nation. According to figures provided by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and based on quality […]

Baptist Health Floyd Recognized for Excellence in Healthcare by Professional Research Consultants

New Albany, Ind. – Baptist Health Floyd and Health Service’s Cardiovascular Care Unit and Interventional Cardiology unit has been recognized as a 5-Star Excellence Award winner in inpatient services for patient experience by national healthcare research leader Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC). The award was presented during PRC’s 2015 Excellence in Healthcare Conference in Scottsdale, […]

Baptist Health Floyd Enters Partnership with KCTL for Ground Breaking Clinical Trials

New Albany, Ind. – Baptist Health Floyd and the Kentucky Clinical Trials Laboratory (KCTL), LLC have recently formed a new partnership allowing for new state-of-art trials to also be conducted at Baptist Health Floyd.  KCTL is a CLIA-certified laboratory and a clinical trials organization, which undertakes both national and international trials in Kentuckiana. It already has […]

Baptist Health Floyd Receives Excellence Award for Supply Chain Management from VHA Inc.

New Albany, IN – Baptist Health Floyd recently received an Excellence Award from VHA Inc., the national healthcare network. The award recognizes Baptist Health Floyd for documenting one of the highest levels of improvement in cost performance for physician preference items within the VHA alliance. The award was presented on Thursday, May 14, during VHA’s […]

Patient Safety Findings Show Reduced Harm, Fewer Readmissions at Baptist Health Floyd

New Albany, Ind. – The results are in after a three-year campaign to prevent harm and reduce readmissions for hospital patients across the nation, and participating Indiana hospitals such as Baptist Health Floyd are showing significant progress. The new findings come just as hospitals around the country celebrate National Hospital Week beginning May 10 – a celebration […]