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203.458.4200 Guilford Office
203.288.1623 Hamden Office
For Professionals in Home Care Services
VNA Community Healthcare strives to make your job easier and less confusing by helping you connect with your patients. We offer a wide range of "Tools for Professionals" and Programs for Health Professionals; plus our new section to help physicians. Our affilate, LIFETIME Care at Home, provides live-in care, personal care, activity assistance and safety monitoring.
Our knowledgeable nurses are happy to answer your questions and help you make the best decisions for your patients. Learn more: Transitional Care Department, 203.458.4275, (toll free) 1.866.862.0888 or email.
Health Literacy Kickoff Event
The Shoreline Health Neighborhood is a local coalition of health, eldercare and community organizations that is designed to help local residents stay independent and out of the hospital. We invite you to join us as a Partner in a new health literacy improvement project. The Kickoff Event will be held on March 27. Click HERE for details.
Is Your Patient 'Homebound'?
This is one of the most confusing areas about homecare. We have published the actual regulation below.
The Fall/Winter 2013 newsletter is now available HERE.
'Hospitals Face Pressure to Avert Readmissions'
Medicare has begun levying penalties on hospitals it says have too many readmissions. This pressure on hospitals is having a ripple affect on physicians in the community and home health care agencies such as VNA Community Healthcare. Our 'Well Right Now" program is in place to address the needs of individuals with chronic illnesses.
Home Health Services:
- Medical Surgical Nursing Care
- Physical Rehabilitation in the Home
- Home Health Aides
- Psychiatric Nursing Care
- Maternal Child Health
- Private Duty Nursing
- Social Work
Continuing Services thru LIFETIME Care at Home:
- Live-in Care
- Personal Care
- Activity Assistance
- Safety Monitoring
Let Us Answer Your Questions
If you did not find what you were looking for, or if you have suggestions for other things we can include, please let us know. Contact Us.
VNA Community Healthcare serve Greater New Haven and Middlesex counties as an independent, nonprofit organization, state licensed and Medicare certified.
Medicare Homebound regulations
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Post Acute Care letter
PDF Document, 2272 kB
Helping a family member cope with dementia care
Staying home with VNA Community Healthcare support