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VNAA and Clorox Announce Recipients of the 2019 Say "Boo!" to the Flu Grant

The Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA), a wholly owned subsidiary of ElevatingHOME, is excited to announce our continuing partnership with the Clorox Company to give busy families an easy way to help scare away the flu virus this fall. More than 200,000 vaccines have been administered to children through the Say "Boo!" to the Flu program since its inception in 2005. Sixteen home-based care providers nationwide will vaccinate over 30,000 children through this year's affiliated events.

The Nurse Workforce Challenge in Home Health

HomeCare Magazine recently published an editorial by Danielle Pierotti, RN, PhD, CENP, Vice President of Quality and Research at VNAA and ElevatingHOME, entitled, “The Nurse Workforce Challenge in Home Health.” The editorial, available here, focuses on the RN workforce and the growing vacancy rates and recruitment challenges home-based care faces today. The HomeCare Magazine piece follows a study commissioned by VNAA and ElevatingHOME and subsequent white paper report examining the state of new graduate RNs in home-based care. The report, “New Graduates in Home-Based Care,” available here, summarizes expert opinions from nurse leaders in home-based care and nurse academics. 

VNAA and Clorox Announce Recipients of the 2018 Say “Boo!” to the Flu Grant

The Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA) is excited to announce our continuing partnership with the Clorox Company to give busy families an easy way to help scare away the flu virus this fall. More than 150,000 vaccines have been administered to children through the Say “Boo!” to the Flu program since its inception in 2005.

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Visiting Nurse Associations of America is a 501(c)(3) organization that supports, promotes and advocates for the role of mission-driven home-based care providers including home health, hospice and palliative care. VNAA’s members provide high-quality, cost-effective and compassionate home-based care to the nation’s most vulnerable individuals, particularly the elderly and individuals with disabilities. VNAA members range from independent, free-standing home health and hospice agencies, to home health and hospice providers that are affiliated with or owned by integrated health care systems.  In today’s health care environment, VNAA’s members are an essential component of health care delivery systems in communities across the country.

VNAA is a subsidiary organization of ElevatingHOME. ElevatingHOME is a 501(c)(6) industry organization formed to align, unify and strengthen the home-based care industry. ElevatingHOME envisions home-based care providers as a critical component of health care delivery models and advances this vision through communications, research and robust advocacy initiatives. All VNAA provider members are also ElevatingHOME members.