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Berkshire Healthcare’s 2017 Profiles in Care Award Ceremony

We’re so proud of the hard work our team does every day, and we are honored to recognize those that truly exemplify our core values by going above and beyond. Watch highlights from this year’s Profiles in Care award ceremony. Congratulations to all the winners, thank you for your commitment to excellence!

Hospice of Franklin County Earns “We Honor Veterans” Partner Level Three

Hospice of Franklin County recently achieved Level Three as a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a pioneering campaign developed by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in collaboration with the Department of Veteran Affairs. Achieving this level in the program required numerous Veteran-specific presentations and educational sessions for staff and volunteers. Only eight […]

Join our caring team of professionals!

Now Hiring: RN Case Manager We’d love to have you join our caring team of professionals. If you’re looking to provide comfort and compassion in a professional and supportive environment, apply today to join the most qualified hospice organization in the area. Benefits Include: • Competitive Wages • Paid Meal Breaks • Earned Time Program […]

Hospice of Franklin County offers grief support groups

“Grief & the Holidays” is a three-week grief support group running on Monday evenings, November 7, 14 and 21 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. This group will focus on coping with the holidays following the death of a loved one. “Loss of a Loved One from Substance Abuse” is a six-week group running on Thursday […]

Berkshire Healthcare facilities awarded electronic health record funds

GREENFIELD, NORTHAMPTON AND EAST LONGMEADOW, MASS. (October 27, 2015) – Berkshire Healthcare Systems, which provides long-term nursing and post-acute care in the Pioneer Valley and across Massachusetts, has been awarded $82,500 to improve patient care and safety through enhanced technology. The Massachusetts e-Health Institute (MeHI) awarded the funds through the eQuality Incentive Program (eQIP). Pioneer […]

Hospice of Franklin County has deficiency-free state survey

GREENFIELD, MASS. (October 22, 2015) – Hospice of Franklin County earned a perfect score on a recent survey by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, indicating substantial compliance with requirements for hospice providers. “Hospices must fulfill a long list of requirements to become certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS),” said Terry […]

GEN SILENT: Award-Winning Documentary Film about LGBT Aging presented Oct. 7

GREENFIELD, MASS. – Hospice of Franklin County, in collaboration with Greenfield Community College’s Pride Alliance and the National Center for Death Education, is pleased to present a screening of the film “Gen Silent” on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, from 8 to 10 a.m. at the GCC Dining Commons. A panel discussion facilitated by Diane Moran, […]