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VNAs, Home Healthcare and Hospice Agencies - In The News

VNAA members are hard at work year-round. Below are a few highlights of activities taking place in agencies across the country. Share your agencies news and events with VNAA! Email us now!



Oct. 12, 2010

Steamboat briefs: Low-cost adult vaccinations are being offered by VNA - ABC Local - Steamboat Today, Colorado

Oct. 11, 2010

Flu shot season is here: McLaren's Visiting Nurse and Hospice - ABC Local - WJRT-TV Mid-Michigan

Oct. 11, 2010

Visiting Nurse Service plans housing for low-income seniors -

Oct. 8, 2010

Get shots, information at Say 'Boo' to the Flu event - The Detroit News

Oct. 6, 2010

VNA of South Central Connecticut Launches Unique Certified Nurses Aide Training Program

Sept. 26, 2010

Visiting Nurse Association of Porter County Still a Vision of Hope -

Sept. 24, 2010

VNA of the Treasure Coast welcomes new clinical coordinator - TCPalm

Sept. 20, 2010

OFFBEAT: Nurses deserve due, along with VNA of Porter County for 40th anniversary -

Sept. 2010

Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association - Ridgefield Patch

Sept. 13, 2010

Merrimack Valley Hospice Offering Free Eight-Week Hospice Volunteer Training Class - Region in a Minute

Sept. 9, 2010

Norwell VNA and Hospice to host bereavement support program - Wicked Local Norwell

Sept. 8, 2010

Betsy Wadland: How to beat brown-bag boredom - Wicked Local Southborough
Helpful healthy information from Wendy Kemp, a registered dietitian and licensed dietetic nutritionist with the Natick (Mass.) Visiting Nurse Association.

Aug. 31, 2010

VNA 'Ask the Experts' Series starts Sept. 1, Aims to Address Questions on Caregiving - Warwick Beacon
Home healthcare experts from VNA of Care New England will be available as part of the organization's "Ask the Experts" series during September to discuss the challenges facing individuals as they age, those caring for them, and the home healthcare services and resources that are available.

Aug. 26, 2010

VNA accepts 35th anniversary proclamation from Vero Beach Mayor Kevin Sawnick - TCPalm
Representatives from the Visiting Nurse Association of the Treasure Coast received a proclamation from the City of Sebastian, Fla., on Aug. 11, at a city council meeting. The Proclamation was awarded in celebration and commemoration of the VNA's 35th Anniversary as a nonprofit healthcare agency in Indian River County.

Aug. 19, 2010

Car show to benefit Merrimack Valley Hospice - Eagle-Tribune

Aug. 16, 2010

VNAA Welcomes New Member: Visiting Nurse Association of Southeast Missouri
The VNAA welcomes new affiliate member, Visiting Nurse Association of Southeast Missouri (VNA) from Kennett, Missouri...

Aug. 16, 2010

VNAA Welcomes New Member: Community Hospice
The VNAA would like to welcome a new affiliate member, Community Hospice from Modesto, California...

July 26, 2010

Community VNA of Attleboro's Home Visit with Congressman a Success
VNA of Attleboro reached out to Congressman Jim McGovern to invite him on a home visit. Sandy Legg-Forgiel, a registered nurse and telemonitoring coordinator for Community VNA of Attleboro, took the Congressman to work with her to show him firsthand what it is like to be a home healthcare nurse.

June 2010

Nursing Notes by Johnson and Johnson spotlight on Visiting Nurse Profession

June 14, 2010

Grassroots Advocacy Highlight: Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Ohio in Cleveland
Homecare visits are the single most effective way to demonstrate the value of home healthcare to your Members of Congress and they leave a lasting impression.

June 2010

Congressman Driehaus Visits VNA of Cincinnati Patient
The first thing Rep. Steve Driehaus noticed when he entered Robert Bronner's room was the framed print above his bed. It is image that borders on the sacred on Cincinnatis West Side, part of the district Driehaus represents and where Bronner, who is paralyzed below the arms, lives...

June 7, 2010

VNAA Welcomes New Member: Hope Hospice
The VNAA family would like to welcome a new affiliate member, Hope Hospice, from Dublin, California...

June 7, 2010

VNAA Welcomes New Member: Hospice of the East Bay
The VNAA family would like to welcome a new affiliate member, Hospice of the East Bay, from Pleasant Hill, California...

June 7, 2010

VNAA Member Home Health Foundation Announces new CEO
John G. Albert, MBA, FACHE, of Windham, New Hampshire, has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of Home Health Foundation, a leading provider of home health and hospice services in Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire, succeeding Joan Stygles Hull, RN, MBA...

May 24, 2010

VNA of Western New York Celebrates 125th Anniversary
The Visiting Nursing Association (VNA) of Western New York will celebrate its 125th anniversary, with a calendar of events this summer and fall honoring alumni, employees, current physician partners and longtime employees...

May 17, 2010

Last Week was National VNA Week and it was a Success!
Members promoted National VNA Week in their communities, here is there coverage.

May 5, 2010

Attleboro: Community VNA Celebrates National VNA Week
Community VNA, serving Attleboro and 10 other area communities, joins hundreds of like organizations across the country in celebrating National VNA Week, May 10-16, 2010...

Feb. 8, 2010

Visiting Nurse Association of Boston Receives United Way Grant
The Visiting Nurse Association of Boston (VNAB) was recently awarded a grant from United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley...

Jan. 11, 2010

VNAA Member Ridgefield VNA Demonstrates Excellence in Performance
VNAA member Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association (RVNA) is a Medicare Certified Nonprofit Home Healthcare and Community Wellness Agency. Celebrating its 95th year of operation, RVNA...

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