8:00am - 5:00pm
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. Our private pay agency, LIFETIME Care at Home, provides live-in aides, homemakers, personal care assistants and transportation.
Need additional assistance? Contact the VNA Community Healthcare Transitional Care Department, 203.458.4275, (toll free) 1.866.862.0888 or email. Our knowledgeable nurses are happy to answer your questions and help you make the best decisions for your patients.
News You Can Use
Is Your Patient 'Homebound'?
This is one of the most confusing areas about homecare. We have published the actual regulation below.
Spotlight on New Resources
VNACHC is committed to supporting health professionals in their efforts to foster patient self management. Follow this link to online resources to help you.
'Hospitals Face Pressure to Avert Readmissions'
Last month Medicare began 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 Health. Our 'Well Right Now" program is in place to address the needs of individuals with chronic illnesses. Coverage by the New York Times is posted below.
About VNA Community Healthcare
For over a century, VNA Community Healthcare has been an integral part of the fabric of the shoreline and surrounding communities. We now serve Greater New Haven and Middlesex counties as an independent, non-profit organization, state licensed and Medicare certified.
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 Assistance
- Homemaker Companion
- Personal Care Assistance
- Emergency Communication
- Geriatric Care Management
- Medical Management
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.
Hospitals Face New Pressures
PDF Document, 686 kB
Medicare Homebound regulations
PDF Document, 193 kB
Helping a family member cope with dementia care
Staying home with VNA Community Healthcare support