Historical Highlights 2001-2012

Historical Highlights: 2001-2012

Floyd  History 2001

2001 - Floyd expanded its role as the primary provider of health care to the indigent by assuming operation of the Floyd County Clinic. Floyd began offering lymphedema therapy and announced major expansion plans.

Floyd  History 2002

2002 - Floyd opened a new $1.6 million Cardiac Catheterization Lab and a $2.2 million Magnetic Resonance Imaging Suite. Floyd began demolition of the 1946 rock building to make room for the construction of a new energy plant.

Floyd  History 2003

2003 - Floyd continued its significant expansion project and opened a new luxurious patient care unit, The Palatine Suites.

Floyd  History 2004

2004 - Floyd unveiled a new main entrance and a new look. The new lobby welcomed visitors with a warm atrium, colorful artwork, beautiful landscaping and fountains. It marked the completion of Phase II of our expansion project. Floyd's logo received a fresh new look and moved to the upward "y" and what everyone would soon be calling the new Floyd Green

Floyd  History 2005

2005 - The Physicians Center and parking garage opened on the Floyd Medical Center campus in February.

The facility houses Floyd's Outpatient Surgery Center, new Operating Room of the Future, Floyd Primary Care offices and several Harbin Clinic physician offices.

Floyd  History 2006

2006 - The Neurological Sciences unit opened in April and later is recognized as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. 

Kenneth Sands performs Georgia’s first Birmingham Hip Resurfacing procedure at Floyd Medical Center.

Floyd sells Floyd Home Care Services to LHC Group.

Floyd and Harbin Clinic partner in a quest for Bariatric Center of Excellence.

Floyd opens Stephen D. Smith M.D., Pediatric Center at Floyd Medical Center.

The expansion and renovation of the fifth floor Cardiovascular Services was completed, and the total number of beds rose to 30.

Floyd  History 2007

2007 - Floyd Medical Center earned Primary Stroke Center Certification from The Joint Commission.

Floyd  History 2008

2008 - Floyd Medical Center opened a one-of-a kind Breast Center offering patients next-day results. The center also included a mobile mammography unit to provide mammograms throughout our service area. 

Floyd  History 2012

2012 - April 1 marked the day of a new partnership with Polk Medical Center located in Cedartown, Ga. Floyd welcomed Polk Medical Center staff to the family.



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