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The Leaders in Home Health and Hospice Care.

Home Health Foundation is comprised of three not-for-profit affiliate agencies: Home Health VNA, Merrimack Valley Hospice and HomeCare, Inc. Together, they form a comprehensive continuum of the highest quality home health and hospice care for infants, children, adults, and elders, in both home and community settings. Our highly skilled home care and hospice professionals are renowned for their expertise in a wide range of cutting-edge clinical and supportive services. We serve more than 100 cities and towns of the Merrimack Valley, Northeastern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire.

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Home Health Foundation names Dr. Bernice Burkarth Chief Medical Officer

Lawrence, MA – Bernice Burkarth, MD, HMDC, FAAHPM, has been named Chief Medical Officer for Home Health Foundation, which includes Read more…

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Enjoy a brunch and view the art of flower design by Steve Janavicus of Flowers by Steve. Raffles, floral designs and fresh flowers for purchase. All proceeds to support Read more…

Legacy of Leading

Legacy of Leading pays tribute to those in our community who support the health and well-being of the Greater Merrimack Valley, as well as a commitment to the mission of Read more…

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How to discuss end of life care with your doctor

April is considered Healthcare Decisions month, a time to complete an advance directive or to review one already completed to ensure it continues to reflect the care you want, or don’t want, at the end of life. The next step is to discuss your end-of-life wishes with your doctor.   Studies show that the single most powerful thing you can do to improve your chance for a “good death” is, to simply and courageously, talk about it with your doctor.

Talking with your doctor or healthcare providers about your end-of-life wishes Read more…