Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates

Skilled Nursing Care
Hospice & Palliative Care
Infusion Therapies
Home Medical Equipment

  • Proud to be the area's
    most experienced hospice program.
1 2 3

Make a Donation
You are helping to ensure this care continues to be available to all who are in need, regardless of ability to pay.

Upcoming Events

Oct. 13, Nov. 10 & Dec. 8 - Men Facing Grief

November 12 - Reducing Holiday Stress

Increase Text Size Decrease Text Size printer-friendly version

Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates

Watch the video of the Hunt family and their experience with Hospice of Visiting Nurse ServiceFor over 65 years, Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates (VNSA) has been known as a leader in home care in Northeast Ohio. We can help you or your family with a variety of home health care needs, including:

  • Skilled nursing care
  • Rehabilitation therapies
  • Hospice and palliative care
  • Medical equipment and supplies
  • Infusion therapies

Choosing the best home health care can often be confusing. VNSA is here to help you and your loved ones find the best solution for your health care needs.

Keeping Patients At Home Where They Want To Be

TeleHealth is an in-home monitoring program that allows Visiting Nurse Service nurses to remotely track a patient’s vital signs including weight, blood pressure, heart rate and oxygen saturation. The equipment, is compact, wireless and easy for the patient to use – all that’s needed is a few minutes each day. Data from the devices is sent by secure server to VNS nurses who read and analyze the information. Find out more.

Medicare Competitive Bidding Notice

On July 1, 2013, Medicare announced its Competitive Bidding program. Learn more about how this may affect current and future Equipment & Supply patients.

Find Us on Facebook button

Camp Promise
Hospice of VNS will offer the ninth annual Camp Promise August 4-7 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Camp Promise helps children ages 6-11 who have experienced a significant loss, such as that of a parent, grandparent or sibling.  more...



Akron General Medical Center • 1 Akron General Avenue (Formerly 400 Wabash Avenue) • Akron, OH 44307 • 330-344-6000 • 1-800-221-4601    © 2014 Akron General Health System
Find Us on Facebook button

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify.

  This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.