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Pictured (L to R) Newt Gingrich, Tammy Francis, Jabo Francis and Callista Gingrich.

Former Speaker of the House and General Chairman of American Solutions, Newt Gingrich, honored Tammy Francis, RN, Administrator of Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice as American Solutions’ 2009 Entrepreneur of the year from Tennessee. Speaker Gingrich recognized Ms. Francis at an American Solutions awards dinner on Sept. 23, 2009 at the Capitol Hill Club in Washington, DC.

Tammy Francis was awarded the 2012 Outstanding Home Care Leader Award by the Tennessee Association of Home Care.

Awards from the Newport Plain Talk subscribers for the Newport Office:
Best Place to Work
Best Nurses
Best Home Health Care Agency

Awards from the Claiborne Progress Newspaper for the New Tazewell Office
Best Home Health and Hospice Agency
Best Nurse

Award from the Greeneville Sun for the Greenville Office
Best Home Care Agency

Smoky Mountain Home Health and Hospice was named a 2019 Hospice Honors Elite recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, a leading provider of billing and coding services, CAHPS surveys, and advanced analytics.

This prestigious annual review recognizes agencies that continuously provide the highest level of quality care as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. It acknowledges the highest performing agencies by analyzing the performance of the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) hospice survey satisfaction measures.