The Franciscan Hospice Care Interdisciplinary Team

Seated L to R:  Sister Suzanne Gross, FSE, Administrator; Audrey Lefkowitz, MD, Medical Director; Sister Catherine Mary Clarke, Clinical Social Worker.

Standing L to R:  Jan Louiselle, RN, Hospice Nurse; Laura Borrelli, RN, Hospice Director; Barbara Raby, Hospice Volunteer Coordinator; Sister Jilda Marie Chabot, RN, Hospice Nurse;  and Agnes Dion, RN, Hospice Nurse.

Franciscan Hospice Care, a program of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care, ranks as one of the top performing Medicare hospice providers and top family rated hospice agencies in the state of Connecticut.  The Medicare Hospice Item Set and the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey gather this information and report it through the Hospice Compare website.   Franciscan Hospice Care is number one in the state of CT based on data obtained.

The mission of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care is rooted in the dignity of the human person. The hospice care program shares in this philosophy.