Hospice

Questions to Ask an Aging Loved One March 17, 2015

When an aging loved one is admitted into the hospital or a nursing facility, it is important that everyone is prepared for the decisions that lie ahead. If your loved one has prepared the essential legal documents, the time can be spent together rather than worrying.

questions to ask an aging loved one
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SpeakUP™ for Patient Safety Awareness Week March 10, 2015

Everyone has a role in making healthcare safe, including patients, their families, and healthcare professionals. Home care agencies across the country are working to provide safer care to keep patients healthy and at home. As the patient, you can become an active and involved member of your healthcare team.

Patient Safety Awareness
Embracing Change – The Future of VNA of Ohio, the Community and Patients We Serve February 27, 2015

In any industry, change is a constant and an opportunity to create the future. It allows us to redefine ourselves and embrace new ideas, processes, and plans. It is an organization’s evolvement over time. Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio continues to evolve every day.

The Future of VNA of Ohio
Celebrating 25 Years of Service: A Caregivers Commitment to the Community February 24, 2015

“25 years ago, I was young. My knees didn’t hurt, my shoulders didn’t hurt. I was running all over town. There have been a lot of changes since then, but patient care does not change. And I know I have been providing comfort to patients and their families.”

a caregivers commitment to the community
Advance Directives: You Have the Right to Choose Your Care February 17, 2015

As you or a loved one receive medical attention, it is important that your family, friends, caregivers and healthcare providers are aware of your wishes. In the event that you are unable to communicate these wishes yourself, Advance Directives are used to guide medical decisions.

Advance Directives