Since 1947, Cleveland Clinic Akron General Visiting Nurse Service 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. We're here to help you and your loved ones find the best solution for your health care needs.
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.
Free classes to help with holiday grief
Those who have experienced the death of a loved one know that the holiday season can be extremely stressful and sometimes heartbreaking. Visiting Nurse Service is offering special free support groups this holiday season to help adults, teens and children cope with holiday grief.
Our Wish List
Visiting Nurse Service is seeking volunteers to fulfill a variety of needs, as well as donations of personal care, craft and entertainment items for hospice patients.