The Power of Palliative Care

People often misunderstand palliative care or just don’t know what it is. Many wonder, is palliative care the same as hospice?  Does palliative care shorten life expectancy?  Since palliative care is often misunderstood, many people that could potentially benefit from it may be missing out on this important form of care.

Resized Andy and Hospice Patient for Palliative Care blog post

Learn more about palliative care

Emergency Planning for Caregivers: Are You Prepared?

Disaster can strike at anytime, but during tornado season it is especially important to be prepared. Learn how to effectively prepare yourself and your loved ones for a potential disaster.


Learn how to prepare here.

Think Twice Before Saying No to Home Care

Coming home from the hospital and having someone enter your home to care for you can be daunting, but as a recent study shows, home health care is an important part of avoiding rehospitalization.

Click here to learn why you should say yes to home health.

VNA in the News

Visiting Nurses Association continues home health care visits, creates COVID-19 team

Non-Profit: Visiting Nurses Association Celebrates 50 Years

Local Not-For-Profit Celebrates 50 Years of Care

Death and Dying: An Emerging Conversation

Douglas County Visiting Nurses to Take Part in Medicare Model 

Keepsake Grief Support Program for Kids Starts June 22

NAHC Announces Finalists for Home Care & Hospice Nurse of the Year Award

Home Care Nurses Tell Their Stories

Diners, Here’s a Chance to Do Good. Former KU Coach Acting as Chairman for Nursing Fundraiser

Business Spotlight: Cynthia Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Visiting Nurses Association

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