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Emergency Preparedness In-service

May 10, 2019 — “Franklin Health Care and Rehabilitation Center welcomed Police Chief Morris Beverly, pictured right.  Chief Beverly’s recent presentation was well received by the staff of FHCC.  He focused on community involvement with a special concentration on first response to all emergency situations. The staff was allowed to ask questions and those posed were immediately addressed by... Read More

May 31: Save Your Hearing Day

May 5, 2019 — Hearing loss is the result of noise, aging, disease, and heredity. There are two types of hearing loss, conductive and sensorineural. Conductive hearing loss is interference of sound waves traveling from the outer ear to the inner ear. This is causes by inner ear infections, fluid in the middle ear, excessive wax, damage to the... Read More

FHCC New Look!

May 5, 2019 — If you haven’t stopped by FHCC lately, come check out our latest facility improvements. Our Maintenance Department and other staff members assisted with refinishing the walls, adding new furniture, installing game tables, forming a reading nook and helped with getting these beautiful pictures up to brighten our residents’ home. Our residents can’t stop talking about... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Stories

May 5, 2019 — AnnaMae T. “I am ready to go home now.; thank you for everything!” Mrs. AnnaMae T. shared those words with us before discharging to home. A familiar face to our facility; she placed her mother in Franklin Health Care Center (previously Franklin Nursing Home) about 25 years ago then her son, a resident of our... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

May 5, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Sarah H. Dolores H. Doris S. Charles D. Angelle B. Franklin Health Care and Rehab. Center would like to wish you a Blessed and Happy Birthday. Welcome! Franklin Health Care and Rehabilitation Center Would Like to Welcome All Our New Residents. We are extremely grateful to you for choosing our facility. Franklin... Read More

Special Events:

May 5, 2019 — Mother’s Day Social May 10th 2:00pm Nursing Home Week May 13-17 Residents Birthday Party May 24th 3:00pm Residents Council Meeting May 24th 2:00pm Nursing Home Week May 13-17

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

April 5, 2019 — Since 1980, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has celebrated National Occupational Therapy Month and the 213,000 occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students who work nationwide to create fuller lives for clients and their families. Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping their clients to... Read More

Stress Management Tips

April 5, 2019 — Everyone needs successful stress management techniques. Try any of these easy-to-learn and easy-to-implement tips: Copy good stress managers. Have you noticed there are some people who always appear calm in stressful situations? What are they doing differently? What language do they use? Try to sit down with them for a chat. Learn from the best... Read More

Mardi Gras

April 5, 2019 — Franklin Health Care Center’s Royalty Court and hall Krewes paraded down the halls for our Annual Mardi Gras celebration. Lagrange Elementary students also joined in the fun! We ended our Mardi Gras Parade with some delicious King Cake. A good time was had by all. We would like to thank everyone who came and celebrated... Read More

Activity Highlights

April 5, 2019 — The past months were full of blessing and funny moments. Here is a recap of those moments. Albertine W. (left) and Annie B. (right) enjoyed time together during our recent Resident Valentine Pageant. While visiting her son at Franklin Health Care Center, Albertine made time to spend with her friend Annie, a resident in our... Read More