New CPAP Patient Service Center Opens

New CPAP Patient Service Center Opens FROM:       Kelly Quinn                    Director of Marketing and Public Relations                   315-458-3600 ext. 123                    kelly.quinn@sjhsyr.org DATE:       August 24, 2012   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW CPAP CENTER OPENS TO SERVE PATIENTS SYRACUSE – Franciscan Companies has opened an additional CPAP Patient Service Center at... [Details]


St. Joseph's Hospital Opens New Sleep Laboratory

St. Joseph's Hospital Opens New Sleep Laboratory FROM:          Kelly Quinn                         Franciscan Companies                         Kelly.quinn@sjhsyr.org DATE:          March 7, 2013   NEWS RELEASE ST. JOSEPH’S OFFICIALLY OPENS NEW SLEEP LABORATORY   SYRACUSE – St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center cut the ribbon on its new Sleep Lab on Thursday, March 7, at 10 a.m. The full-service sleep... [Details]


Franciscan Expands Licensed Home Care Agency Into Cortland County

Franciscan Expands Licensed Home Care Agency Into Cortland County FROM:          Kelly Quinn                         Franciscan Companies                         Kelly.quinn@sjhsyr.org DATE:          March 11, 2013 NEWS RELEASE FRANCISCAN COMPANIES EXPANDS HOME CARE AGENCY TO ABSORB PATIENTS AND EMPLOYEES OF HOME CARE OF CORTLAND COUNTY SYRACUSE –  Franciscan Companies, a company that specializes in respiratory therapy,... [Details]


Medical Alert for Cellular Customers

Medical Alert for Cellular Customers People without a home telephone line now have an option to safeguard themselves in case of fall. Franciscan Lifeline is offering a Cellular medical alarm, monitored by Doyle Medical Monitoring. The service provides users with a button to wear that they can press if they... [Details]


Medical Alert Scam Targets Seniors

Medical Alert Scam Targets Seniors Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued a warning to New Yorkers after receiving information in May from multiple consumers about a scam targeting senior citizens. The scam involves robo-calls that advise the seniors have been "approved" for medical alert equipment at "no charge." The message... [Details]


Eyes and Ears at Home

Eyes and Ears at Home   Franciscan Companies is expanding the TLC program into the Oneida area, as registered respiratory therapists play the role of physicians’ eyes and ears in patients’ homes. The respiratory therapy/medical equipment company’s new program called TLC (Teach, Learn, Comprehend) increases the education patients receive when... [Details]