Founded in 1893, the Visiting Nurse Service of New York is the largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization in the United States, serving the five boroughs of New York City, as well as Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties.
While our patients and their needs have changed over the years, our commitment to the people who need our care hasn’t. Our programs are designed to help patients improve their quality of life, and to reduce the number and length of hospitalizations. On any given day, VNSNY has nearly 40,000 patients and plan members in its care.
A nurse practitioner with VNSNY Care360° Solutions used telemedicine to keep a vulnerable patient closely connected to care from the comfort of her home during the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More