Patient Stories/News

October 24, 2022

A sit down with WGRT: Debunking the Myths of Hospice Care

VNA President & CEO Angela DeLaere sat down with WGRTs Jessie Weigand to discuss hospice care and the upcoming hospice education event.
October 2, 2022

John Green honored for his service by Quilts of Valor

Like any young adult, John wanted to see the world and determined to do that he would join the U.S. Air Force. Because of his skills, he was trained as a jet mechanic. In the service, mechanics go where their jet goes, therefore, he has been to Germany, Philippines, Japan, […]
September 23, 2022

Shining Star – Lacey T., RN, Home Health

VNA & Blue Water Hospice leadership honors staff quarterly through the ‘Shining Star’ program, recognizing the extras they do for each other, their patients, and the community. Let’s get to know Lacey! Lacey is an RN in the Home Health division. She has been with VNA since October 2017, but […]
September 23, 2022

Shining Star – Cathy T., Volunteer, Blue Water Hospice Home

VNA & Blue Water Hospice leadership honors staff quarterly through the ‘Shining Star’ program, recognizing the extras they do for each other, their patients, and the community. Let’s get to know Cathy! Cathy is a volunteer at the Blue Water Hospice Home. She has been with VNA & Blue Water […]
September 23, 2022

Shining Star – Beckie R., RN, Private Duty

VNA & Blue Water Hospice leadership honors staff quarterly through the ‘Shining Star’ program, recognizing the extras they do for each other, their patients, and the community. Let’s get to know Beckie! Beckie is an RN in the Private Duty division. She has worked at VNA since September 2018 but […]
August 8, 2022

Dr. Bali Earns Hospice Medical Director Certification

Doru Bali, MD, FACEP, HMDC, was recently granted the prestigious Hospice Medical Director Certified (HMDC) credential by the Hospice Medical Director Certification Board. Dr. Bali serves as Medical Director at Visiting Nurse Association & Blue Water Hospice. This recognition is a result of required clinical and leadership hospice experience, a […]
August 2, 2022

VNA & Blue Water Hospice named Best of the Best 2022

VNA & Blue Water Hospice was named to the Times Herald Best of the Best for 2022 list in two categories – Home Health Care and Hospice Care.
August 1, 2022

Shining Star – Katie J., RN, Home Health

VNA & Blue Water Hospice leadership honors staff quarterly through the ‘Shining Star’ program, recognizing the extras they do for each other, their patients, and the community. Let’s get to know Katie! What do you do at VNA & BWH?As an RN in Home Health, we are an interdisciplinary team […]
August 1, 2022

Shining Star – Muthu M., PT, Home Health

VNA & Blue Water Hospice leadership honors staff quarterly through the ‘Shining Star’ program, recognizing the extras they do for each other, their patients, and the community. Let’s get to know Muthu! What do you do at VNA & BWH?As a Home Health Physical Therapist, I provide evaluation and treatment […]