October 29, 2018 — Light bulbs: Use energy saving CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs) instead of the conventional incandescent light bulbs. CFLs only use one-quarter of the electricity and lasts years longer. Each CFL bulb contains 5mg of mercury so you will have an extra item to sort in the recycling bin. Dishes: Never load your dishes in a... Read More
October 29, 2018 — The job of becoming the primary caregiver for your aging parent is universally recognized as one of the most difficult transitions we can go through. It’s hard to experience the reversal of parent and child. The task of caring for an elderly parent can be overwhelming. It’s easy to begin to “hover” around them in... Read More
October 29, 2018 — Many Thanks to all the students who take the time to visit with our residents. We are so grateful that Hanson Memorial High School allows their students to participate in the Touch Program, because intergenerational relationships are very important to both the residents and the students.
October 29, 2018 — Residents David H. Willie P. Joseph (Joe) J. John D. Henry M. Alice D Lucy B. Sheilla L. Ira J. Irene B. Franklin Health Care and Rehab. Center would like to wish you a Blessed and Happy Birthday.
September 28, 2018 — Residents, staff and family members celebrated National Senior Citizen Day by attending the Senior Carnival at FHCC. The day was filled with delicious food, laughter, great company, and lots of fun games. We would like to Thank our staff, volunteers, and families for helping us make this event a special one. We appreciate your continuous... Read More
September 28, 2018 — “Excuse me, may I have a moment with you?” The famous daily greeting to all staff from Mr. Raymond B., former resident of Franklin Health Care Center. Mr. Raymond was admitted to our facility with orders for therapy services due to a recent injury. Within that time, he exceeded his goals in the disciplines of... Read More
September 28, 2018 — Room temperature: Keeping the temperature in your bedroom at 70 degrees Fahrenheit or below is recommended. Studies show that the body can better relax with temperatures at 70 degrees or slightly below. Reduce caffeine. The effects of caffeine last much longer than most people expect. The result is difficulty falling asleep. Studies have shown better... Read More
September 28, 2018 — Residents Council Meeting Gospel Festival October 14th at 2:00pm Fall Festival October 20th at 10:00 am Residents Birthday Party October 25th at 2:00pm Karaoke Our Friday Social Weekly (Games, Music, Drinks and Snacks)
September 28, 2018 — What is breast cancer? Breast cancer occurs when cells in our breast grow out of control creating tumors that cause damage to the nearby tissues. The tumors which are cancerous are known as malignant tumors and can cause a lot of damage to the body. Breast cancer has always been a dreaded disease, but in... Read More
September 28, 2018 — Residents Earl Jr. J October 06 Frank B. October 07 Eula C. October 25 Kate H. October 26 Mary L. October 30 Franklin Health Care and Rehab. Center would like to wish you a Blessed and Happy Birthday