Visiting Nurse Association
Spectrum Health Visiting Nurse Association provides individuals and families with compassionate, comprehensive and personalized home health care. As a certified home care agency, we have been West Michigan’s trusted provider of home care services for more than 120 years. Our goal is to help you get well while you maintain your independence.
Whether you are recovering from surgery or illness, or are managing a long-term condition, our nurses, therapists and support staff are here to provide the support and care you need. Everyone’s needs are different. Perhaps you are living alone and don’t have adequate support for your medical needs while you recover. Maybe you have a new diagnosis or your symptoms are worsening. Our professional care team can help you:
- Recover after surgery and/or a hospital stay
- Understand and manage your symptoms
- Monitor and care for wounds
- Gain strength and mobility through rehabilitation
- Manage multiple disease processes and complications
- Understand and manage your medications
- Learn how to use medical equipment
- Care for a child with special medical needs
If you are experiencing one or more of these issues, contact us, and we will see if you qualify for Visiting Nurse Association or any other services offered through Spectrum Health At Home.
Our Program and Services
Visiting Nurse Association offers a number of specialized programs and services to help you improve your health and safety in the comfort of your home. Once your needs have been identified, a personalized care plan will be developed.
The goal of our Better Balance Program is to help you remain mobile, safe and independent in your home. To achieve this, our multidisciplinary team, including a certified vestibular therapist who is available for consultation, will evaluate your situation and create a personalized fall prevention plan. Together, we work with you on balance improvement and reducing the risk of falls.
Our program helps cancer survivors physically and emotionally heal from the side-effects of treatments. Our team includes physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, nurses, social workers and physicians.
Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center and Spectrum Health Rehabilitation have partnered to provide a cardiac specialty program for patients suffering from congestive heart failure, acute coronary syndrome and other heart and vascular conditions.
Joint Replacement Rehabilitation
Our Joint Success program provides customized care to patients recovering from total knee or hip replacement surgery. Our program is centered on evidence-based techniques to help you achieve the greatest recovery possible at each level of care.
Our physical therapy and rehabilitation experts don't just work on improving your physical function. We understand that neurological connections with your brain and your nerves affect your physical, cognitive and emotional health. Our holistic approach brings you greater success.
Our pediatric nurses provide skilled care to children of all ages, and diagnosis. The team assess and educates patients, families, and caregivers on their diagnoses and treatments including injections, infusions, wound care, cardiac monitoring and feeding tube placement. The home care pediatric rehab team is comprised of physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists who specialize in the treatment of infants and children with neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, and feeding disorders. This team evaluates and treats medically fragile and complex patients in the home setting in order to reduce their risk for illness and rehospitalization while meeting their rehab needs related to complications from extreme premature birth, surgery or illness.
If you have a wound that is not healing in a timely and effective manner, our skilled nurses will collaborate with your physician to assess, monitor and treat your wound at home. This program is highly specialized and personalized to your individual needs.
Our Service Area
We consider home the place where you live, which includes independent living facilities or assisted living communities. Spectrum Health At Home reaches many counties throughout West Michigan.