VNA of Albany nurses provide skilled intermittent care at home to patients who may have the following conditions: recently discharged from a hospital, skilled nursing facility or sub-acute facility; have a new diagnosis or multiple diagnoses, one or more chronic illnesses, change in medications, wound care, or needs education or to be monitored at home between physician visits.
A VNA Case Manager will develop an individualized care management plan specifically for each patient based on an assessment during the initial visit which may include skilled nursing, rehabilitation therapy, medical social services, and home health aide services.
Our skilled nursing services include, but are not limited to:
- Wound care
- Acute and chronic disease management and monitoring
- Infusion Therapy
- Hi-risk pre-natal services and post-partum
- Pediatric care
- Monitoring during periods of medication adjustment and medication management
- Patient education related to disease process, medication, and treatment modalities
For more information on how to start services and to initiate a referral, please click here.