Nursing Care Services

HOME HEALTH AIDE SERVICES/HOME NURSING

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Visiting Nurse Association of Albany Certified Home Health Agency (CHHA) provides short-term intermittent skilled nursing as well as physical, occupational and speech therapies, and home health aide services to qualified patients in their homes.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Patient Acceptance-Intake Department, 518-489-1430 Ext. 225
Intake RequirementsReferral required from patient's M.D, hospital discharge departments, community agencies, or family-caregiver. Patient's M. D. must sign orders for home care, VNA does assessment, insurance provider(s) approval needed. Family-caregivers are also involved. Initial point of contact is VNA patient acceptance-intake department. Call for information.
Additional RequirementsPhysician's statement.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals in our three counties that are qualified through M.D, VNA and health insurance assessments, in concert with family-caregiver input.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid, Medicare, most health insurance
Payment NotesSliding fee scale
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 7:30 am-7:30 pm, Sat, 7:30 am-3:30 pm, Sun, 7:30 am-12:00 pm, On-call service is available to admitted VNA patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week, year-round
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 35 Colvin Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-489-2681
Other Phone 518-489-1430 Service-Intake
Fax 518-435-0615
Web Address www.vnaalbany.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF ALBANY, SARATOGA AND RENSSELAER
Affiliated Program: HOME HEALTH AIDE SERVICES/HOME NURSING
This Service: Nursing Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Health Aide Services (LT-2800.3000)
Home Nursing (LT-2800.3100)