Home Care Help Blog

The Bridge Program: Providing Care to Those with Nowhere to Go October 9, 2014

In Cuyahoga County, 50% of the clients admitted into the state psychiatric hospital are readmissions. Many of these individuals were unable to access care to achieve optimal health and independence. Rather, they were forced to turn to the hospital systems to receive treatment, continuing what is known as the “Revolving Door Syndrome.” To prevent the reoccurring cycle, community agencies joined forces in hopes of closing the gap for care and created the Bridge Program.

Bridge Program: closing the gap to patient care
Vital Signs: Healthcare Insight from the Experts October 7, 2014

Healthcare is one of the largest industries in Northeast Ohio. Regardless, local corporations are challenged by rising healthcare costs and complicated systems for their employees to navigate. To support employers working through these intricacies, local executives and experts joined to offer insight and advice for navigating the continuum of care.

2014 Crain's Cleveland Health Care Forum
Support the Mission of the Organization and Help Our Communities Live Well October 4, 2014

Every year, local corporations, executives and community members join together to invest in the mission of Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio: to provide high-quality home health and hospice care to promote optimal health, independence and dignity to those living in our communities. Later this month, VNA of Ohio will host the 5th annual Treasures of Cleveland event to further advance the mission and to help patients live well.

Treasures of Cleveland