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Better Home Health Care & Hospice
125 Years of Better Home Health Care & Hospice
Starting in 1898 with one nurse visiting patients by bicycle, Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey (VNA) has endured by seeing, anticipating, and innovating to meet health care challenges for 125 years.
Research studies have shown that patients can recuperate and heal faster and more comfortably at home compared to in a hospital or nursing facility. There's also less chance of needing the hospital again when a patient recovers at home with the care of family and professionals.
And the need for our home care and hospice services continues to grow. In fact, as reported in AARP, the future of hospital-level care may not take place in a hospital at all. A new study shows that keeping sick patients out of traditional health care settings, and instead bringing medical experts and equipment to the home, can reduce costs and readmission rates.
But not all home care providers are the same. Since VNA’s founding, nursing has always been the center and cornerstone of our care. Then and now, it is a privilege to be a community-based nonprofit that is able to offer services to help people age in place in the familiarity of their homes.
Get to know Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey (VNA) now, and all the home health services available to you and your loved ones, before you have a health emergency. We are proud to be the longest-serving VNA in the state of New Jersey, so we know a thing or two about helping seniors.
Many of our patients and caregivers rely on Medicare, Medicaid, and supplemental insurance, which very often do not cover all the care they require. If you would like to help, please visit our Donation page or call 1-800-WE VISIT (1-800-938-4748).
The Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey (VNA) is a leading provider of comprehensive home health care services in Morris, Hunterdon, Sussex, Warren, Somerset, and Passaic Counties in Northern New Jersey. Established in 1898, generations have known that just one call to VNA opens the door to quality, patient-centered home health care solutions that allow patients to remain in the comfort of their homes with dignity, health, and independence.
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