Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE. Administrator, Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, Kaila Lujambio, a senior at Mercy High School, and Marie Laffin, RN, Clinical Director, display the hand-decorated Butterfly of Love cards and facemasks given by the Mercy High School National Honor Society group for the patients and staff of the [...]
Sister Barbara Johnson, FSE with Virginia and Mary Weinheimer at the children's booth. Sale into Spring, benefitting the programs and services of the Franciscan Life Center and Franciscan Home Care, was a wonderful success Saturday, April 17. Hundreds of people came to the Franciscan Life Center campus on this sun-shining day to [...]
April is National Volunteer Month and April 18-24 is National Hospice Volunteer Week Laura Borrelli, RN, Hospice Director (back) and Barbara Raby, Hospice Volunteer Coordinator, prepare to thank Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care hospice volunteers for their service to hospice patients and their families. A Franciscan hospice volunteer assists the hospice team by [...]
Imagine what it would be like if you suddenly lost the ability to tap your smart phone screen. Imagine if a swipe had become an impossibility and your phone did not even register your touch. Now, imagine there was someone who knew how to help you tap out texts, swipe through photos, and regain [...]
Kristine Zullo, RN, (left) Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, is taking Lindsay Nichols, a student nurse (right) from Central Connecticut State University, on home care visits. Lindsay is shadowing Kristine as part of her community health clinical rotation.