Physician, hospital, community provider, self, family, HMO, long-term care facility.
Physician's order required for skilled care and home evaluation by visiting nurse. Must live in service area and need intermittent skilled care. Staff cannot transport clients.
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm. Nurses on call 24 hours for emergency cases. Nursing & HHA visits between 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
The VNA &Hospice of Cooley Dickinson is a certified home health agency offering skilled nursing, home health aides, & social work. The Hospice program offers comprehensive care for terminally ill patients and their families. The VNA also offers a personal emergency response system. Health promotion activities include flu prevention, health fairs and occassional wellness clinics. Nurses & therapists will instruct patients & families in health care. Referrals made to other appropriate agencies when necessary.
Visiting Doctor Program offers primary care physicians services in-home for home bound patients in Northampton, Amherst, Easthampton and surrounding towns.
Towns Served: Primarily Hampshire and Franklin County and bordering cities and towns. Handicapped Accessible