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Lou Nemnom Speaks on Dramatic Changes in Healthcare Today
September, 12th 2014 in Media Coverage

Appearing in August on the WFAS-AM Radio Show, “Elder Care on the Air,” hosted by Elder Law attorney, Michael J. Amoruso, VNSW President & CEO, Lou Nemnom, discusses the impact of the Affordable Care Act on the healthcare industry today, and how collaboration is key to ensure optimal patient care.

June, 20th 2014 in Media Coverage

Last week, members of the Visiting Nurse Services in Westchester (Putnam branch office), were heralded as heroes by members of the Putnam Legislature during its Health Committee meeting.  Mary McGuigan of Mahopac (at left in photo above), attended the session with nurse Kristin McGowan (center) and branch manager of our Putnam office, Loretta Molinari (right). Mrs. McGuigan told legislators that had it not been for the expert care received by her husband from the organization, "Bob would not be here today."

Robert McGuigan suffered a severe burn last year during a freak accident. He underwent triple by-pass surgery and developed multiple infections in incisions while hospitalized.  "When Bob came home from the hospital, nurse Kristin and her colleagues were here to assist like no one did at the medical center. She cleansed his wounds and treated the burns--seven days a week for more than six months. The angels saved my Bob's life! Kristin became part of our family!"

 

 

100 Leaders from Rockland Healthcare Organizations Celebrate Launch of VNSW Services in the County
April, 4th 2014 in Media Coverage

VNSW hosted a packed reception at the Hilton Pearl River on March 27th to celebrate the launch of its services in Rockland. 100 representatives from hospitals, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living centers, home health and social service agencies welcomed our agency to the County in light of the growing need for essential home healthcare and specialty services for local residents.

VNSW Nurses Brave the Elements to Deliver Essential Care
February, 14th 2014 in Media Coverage

During severe winter weather, elderly patients feel especially vulnerable and isolated.  But despite the snow and sleet, VNSW nurses brave the elements to deliver essential care to homebound patients. Read the NY Times story featuring our nurse, Tam Marino, who had quite the adventure navigating the icy hills of Yonkers to reach her patient.

Demand for high-quality, cost-effective home care fuels VNSW's expansion, reports the Westchester County Business Journal
February, 12th 2013 in Media Coverage

By John Golden

A 112-year-old home health agency in Westchester County is expanding its geographical reach and adding staff to meet new demand for its services in the nation’s and New York’s changing health care landscape.

Nurse.com, November 19, 2012
November, 19th 2012 in Media Coverage

VNS Westchester is one of several home healthcare agencies that went above and beyond to serve patients during Superstorm Sandy.

The White Plains Patch, May 3, 2012
May, 3rd 2012 in Media Coverage

Lynn Bagliebter of Scarsdale, Margaret Leonard of Tarrytown, Marjorie Kraus and Joan DiPalma of Rye Will Be Recognized at VNSWP Spring Benefit Gala on May 10th for Helping the Agency Increase Access to Nursing Care in the Community.