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Where the Heart Is TV Show Schedule

by Mary Harwood on April 3, 2017

Our monthly public access television show, “Where the Heart Is,” airs six times during the last two weeks of each month, Mondays 6 p.m., Tuesdays, 11 a.m. and Wednesdays at midnight on Northwest Public Access Television. The show also airs six times each month on Lake Champlain Access Television, Mondays at 8 a.m, Thursdays, 2:30 p.m. […]




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Who’s Your Person? What’s Your Plan?

by Mary Harwood on March 29, 2017

Imagine you’re driving to work and glance away for just one second and in that time, another distracted driver hits your car. You are unconscious and critically injured. At the Emergency Department, no one knows your wishes and you can’t tell them. Sound far fetched? It can happen to anyone, of any age, at any […]




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Childhood Bereavement Seminar – May 18

by Jennifer Dusablon on March 23, 2017

Join us at our Childhood Bereavement Seminar, Thursday, May 18, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Church of the Rock, Route 104, St. Albans, VT.  Register and pay securely online:   Presentations at this seminar include topics such as: The Chemistry of Trauma How Children Express Grief Expressive Therapy Support Groups & Community Resources for Children […]




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Laughter is the Best Medicine!

by Jennifer Dusablon on March 17, 2017

Rusty DeWees, The Logger, brings his Tour of Comedy and Music to the Enosburg Opera House on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Franklin County Home Health Agency and the Friends of the Opera House present this event to raise support for two cornerstones of our community!   Doors open 6:00 p.m. and the show will start […]




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Being Mortal Book Discussion

by Mary Harwood on March 16, 2017

Join us for a book discussion of Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. The discussion will be on Wednesday, March 22, 6:30 p.m. at the Enosburgh Public Library. Home Health’s Hospice Volunteer Coordinator Nancy Dulude will facilitate. Come and share your experience reading this book or meet others looking for a great book to read. Filled […]




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Medical Social Worker

by Mary Harwood on March 9, 2017

As a Medical Social Worker (MSW) for our Agency, you will provide direct social casework services to clients and families receiving home health and hospice care.  You will consult with and support staff during their interventions with individuals and families experiencing illness. Requirements: At a minimum a Master’s Degree from a school of social work […]




Dr. Corrigan, Hospice Medical Director

by Mary Harwood on March 6, 2017

Michael Corrigan is a well known and respected doctor here in Franklin County, but did you know he is also one of our Hospice Medical Directors? For the past 25 years, Dr. Corrigan has watched our hospice program grow. “It was completely different back then. Sometimes the HIT meetings were canceled because we had no hospice […]




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Wellness Programs Featured on Where the Heart Is

by Mary Harwood on February 15, 2017

We featured our various wellness programs on our public access television show, “Where the Heart Is,” recently. You can watch it here. In this episode, host Jen Dusablon interviews medical social worker Traci Osterhoudt, a member of the Wellness Team, and Deanna McFadzean, one of our billing specialists. They discuss the various staff-run programs related […]




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Town Funding Value on Where the Heart Is

by Mary Harwood on February 13, 2017

Town funding for home health is this month’s topic on “Where the Heart Is.” Franklin County Home Health Agency is in the budgets or in separate funding articles in each city and town in Franklin County. Town Meeting Day 2017 is March 7. For information about the care we provide to the people in your […]




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Every Visit Tells a Story: Hospice is about living

by Mary Harwood on January 3, 2017

“Hospice is all about living,” said Art Bousquet, the partner of one of Franklin County Home Health Agency’s hospice clients, Leora Lemnah. Franklin County Home Health Agency was honored to help Leora meet her goal of living her life through hospice. Leora want to share her story with others about how embracing the philosophy of […]




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