Accreditation and Mission

Why Choose Visiting Nurse Health System?

Patient Testimonials

Accrediting Organizations

As a member of the LeadingAge/Visiting Nurse Associations of America, Visiting Nurse abides by the standards of conduct for mission-driven home health, hospice and palliative care agencies.  With our having over 73 years of service, you can feel confident in the care your patients and families will receive with us.

A United Way of Greater Atlanta community partner, we have been serving the metro Atlanta, GA community since 1948.

Visiting Nurse is an active member of LeadingAge Georgia, a nonprofit organization empowering people to live fully as they age.

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Visiting Nurse is a member of ElevatingHOME, which brings together stakeholders to advocate for high-quality, home-based care as the foundation of a patient-centered health care system.

Visiting Nurse is proud to be a national partner with We Honor Veterans. Our partnership ensures our commitment to offer special recognition and provide best practices for end-of-life care to veterans and their families.

Our Mission, Vision and Values

MISSION

To Improve The Lives Of Those We Serve.

 

VISION

To be the first place patients, families, payers and other healthcare providers select when they need healthcare services at home.

To achieve patient and employee satisfaction scores and clinical outcomes within the top 10 percent of all home healthcare providers in the U.S.

To continue to invest in our strong community partnerships, coordinated care solutions, top-performing workforce and innovative technologies to improve affordability throughout the healthcare continuum.

To be a financially strong organization where healthcare professionals prefer to work.

 

VALUES

Respect and Integrity
We practice the highest ethical standards and honor our commitments. We are fair, transparent, honest and person-centered in all our actions. We value the beliefs and opinions of our diverse community, including patients, clients, their families and caregivers, our volunteers, our staff, our donors and our partners.

Excellence
We are committed to delivering the best outcomes and highest quality service through the dedicated efforts of every team member. We are committed to continuous improvement in all that we do and strive to be leaders for others to emulate.

Stewardship
We enhance the lives of those we serve through responsible planning and management of the resources entrusted to us with each of us contributing toward a shared purpose.

Care
We will provide compassionate person-centered care while respecting individual physical, emotional and spiritual needs.