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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, […]