The Visiting Nurse Service of New York is one of the oldest not-for-profit home health care agencies in the country. Our founder, Lillian Wald, was the first public health nurse in the United States. Since 1893, VNSNY has been a vital part of New York’s public health infrastructure.Today, VNSNY focuses on promoting the health and well-being of patients and families by providing expert, cost-effective care in their homes and communities.
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The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive range of home- and community-based programs, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Our clinical staff, including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers and other allied health professionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
VNSNY serves patients and members of VNSNY CHOICE in all five boroughs of New York City as well as Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties.
VNSNY maintains regional office locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, Staten Island, Nassau and Westchester Counties. Our clinical staff provides skilled nursing and rehabilitation therapy services (Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology). In addition, Partners in Care is a Licensed Home Health Care Agency and the private care division of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York. Services include home health aide service to patients of VNSNY and private care services. It is the largest private care company in New York City.
In addition to traditional home care services, VNSNY provides a Medicaid Managed Long Term Care (MLTC) plan that provides homecare services for elderly New York residents with chronic conditions. VNS CHOICE became VNSNY CHOICE, creating a new brand identity for the company's managed care plan. VNSNY CHOICE is designed to cover patients with chronic illnesses. VNSNY also added a new plan to its Medicare Advantage offerings. The plan is designed for people with Medicare but not Medicaid coverage, called VNSNY CHOICE Medicare Option 5.
Lillian Wald, the founder of public health nursing in the US, established VNSNY in 1893. Her reputation as a ground-breaking visionary encompasses not only the nursing profession but also education and public policy. – less