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Regional Center for Wound Care earns national honors

Health Rome Memorial Hospital’s Regional Center for Wound Care has been named a Center of Distinction  by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services, for superior commitment to excellence for their patients and hospital partner. To earn this honor, the Regional Center for Wound Care Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive... 4:00pm 05/21/18

Women’s Health Open House Wednesday

Health Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) will host a Women’s Health Open House on Wednesday, May 23 to celebrate women in the area. The open house will be held at the Faxton Campus in the Cancer Center lobby from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Faxton Campus, 807 Newell St., Utica. National Women’s Health Week is celebrated every year beginning on Mother’s Day, and serves as a reminder to... 4:00pm 05/21/18

Medicare seminar Friday at Jervis Public Library

Health Jervis Public Library, 613 N. Washington St., will present Alden “Max” Smith, independent insurance agent, who will offer a free seminar on understanding Medicare at 10 a.m. Friday, May 25 in the library’s wheelchair-accessible auditorium. Smith will help participants understand the basics of Medicare, including when to enroll, the available coverage options and what to do if... 4:00pm 05/21/18

Rome hospital honors employees’ care, commitment

Health During National Hospital Week, Rome Memorial Hospital honored its Employees of the Year for clearly demonstrating customer service characteristics that enhance patient satisfaction and promote positive peer relationships. President/Chief Executive Officer David Lundquist praised the Employees of the Year for “their commitment to the hospital and going the extra mile for our... 4:00pm 05/14/18

Pelvic floor rehabilitation available at Chestnut Commons

Health Rome Memorial Hospital Occupational Therapist Jennifer Barone is now providing pelvic floor rehabilitation at Chestnut Commons Physical and Occupational Therapy, 107 E. Chestnut St. Weakened or impaired pelvic floor muscles can be a result of aging, after childbirth or illness. Dysfunctions involving the pelvic floor muscles can contribute to urinary incontinence, chronic... 4:00pm 05/14/18

Nurse Practitioner joins Delta Medical

Health Nurse Practitioner Lynne Philley has joined the staff of Delta Medical and is accepting new patients.   Philley joins Patricia Marrello, Bridget Arquette, Libby Gleasman and Katherine Freeman at the adult primary care practice, located at 1819 Black River Blvd. A graduate of St. Elizabeth College of Nursing, Philley earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Keuka... 4:00pm 05/14/18