February 10, 2017
Franklin Memorial Hospital hosted a “Safe Patient Handling Skills Fair” for employees on Feb. 7-8 to enhance patient care with the ultimate goal of providing patients with the safest and highest level of nursing care possible. Here, Matt Center (left), demonstrates the proper use of a slip mat transfer device to prevent injuries to both patients and staff as Brandy Swett, Karla Dalessandro, and Kayla Allen, all CNAs, look on.
January 30, 2017
Nurse practitioner Deborah Burchfield, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, has joined the Franklin Memorial Hospital medical staff as a provider at Franklin Health. She is currently based at Franklin Health Internal Medicine, but will also provide care at Livermore Falls Family Practice, and other primary care practices as needed.
January 27, 2017
Dr. Jay Naliboff, Franklin Memorial Hospital’s vice president of medical affairs, is pleased to announce the addition of orthopedic surgeon Joseph E. Noonan, Jr., MD, to Franklin Health Orthopaedics through a specialty service partnership with MaineGeneral Orthopaedics.
January 25, 2017
Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County (HCC) in partnership with University Credit Union will be offering a free family ski night on Friday, February 3, from 4-8 p.m. at Titcomb Mountain. The event aims to get youth and families active in their community and encourages kids to be active. This night will feature a chance to meet UCU’s Monty Moose, eat healthy snacks, receive free giveaways, and listen to a live radio remote by 92 Moose.
December 22, 2016
Natasha Foster, RN, BSN, CBE, has been appointed staff nurse on the Maternal/Child Health Unit at Franklin Memorial Hospital (FMH) and will additionally teach the organization’s childbirth education classes for expectant parents.