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November is National Home Care & Hospice Month

October 2018

VNA Care is celebrating National Home Care & Hospice Month this November. Our nonprofit has provide home- and community-based health care for 132 years.   (read more)

Communication Regarding Ballot Question 1: Hospital Nurse Staffing Ratios

October 2018

On November 6, 2018 (Election Day), Massachusetts voters will consider Question 1 that would institute government-mandated nurse staffing levels at all hospitals across the Commonwealth. (read more)

VNA Care to Present 13th Annual Heroes in Health Care Awards at Signature Event

October 2018

VNA Care will honor three Heroes in Health Care during the nonprofit’s 13th annual Gala on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Mandarin Oriental, 776 Boylston St., Boston. (read more)

Porchlight VNA Relocates Pittsfield Staff to Lee

September 2018

Porchlight VNA/Home Care, which is managed by VNA Care, recently moved staff from its Pittsfield office to the nonprofit’s office in Lee. Holly Chaffee, President and CEO of VNA Care and Porchlight, shared with the Berkshire Eagle that the office consolidation does not affect the organization’s commitment to serving all of the Berkshires. (read more)

VNA Care and Atrius Health Senior Leaders Meet with Congressman Jim McGovern

September 2018

VNA Care was honored to host Congressman Jim McGovern at their Worcester offices. Holly Chaffee, President and CEO of VNA Care; Dr. Steve Strongwater, President and CEO of Atrius Health; members of the VNA Care board of directors; and representatives from the Home Care Alliance met to discuss issues of importance to the home health and hospice and palliative care industry. (read more)

VNA Care Enters Management Agreement with Porchlight VNA/Home Care

July 2018

VNA Care is pleased to announce it has entered into a management agreement with Porchlight VNA/Home Care, a five-star agency serving communities in Western Massachusetts. (read more)

Michael Willette Named Interim COO

June 2018

VNA Care recently named Michael Willette as Interim Chief Operating Officer. Willette began his career serving in the United States Marine Corps. (read more)

CEO Holly Chaffee on Beacon Hill Chat

June 2018

Holly Chaffee, President and CEO of VNA Care, appeared on Massachusetts State Senator Harriette Chandler’s Beacon Hill Chat program on WCCA-TV. (watch video)

VNA Care Welcomes Holly Chaffee as President and CEO

January 2018

VNA Care, a subsidiary of Atrius Health serving more than 50,000 patients each year as Massachusetts’ largest non-profit home health and hospice provider, is pleased to introduce Holly Chaffee, BSN, MSN, RN as President and CEO. (read more)

Rita Advani Named Chair of VNA Care Board of Directors

January 2018

VNA Care recently welcomed Rita S. Advani as Chair of the Board of Directors. Advani is the President of Bush Pond Ventures, LLC, an organization focused on increasing science literacy for PreK-Grade 12. (read more)

For Ongoing ACO Shared Savings, Look Outside Inpatient, Primary Care

December 2017
VNA Care and Atrius Health are working together to improve patient care while reducing costs. (read more)

VNA Care Network and VNA of Boston Named to HomeCare Elite 2017 Top Agencies

November 2017
VNA Care Network and VNA of Boston have been named top agencies of the 2017 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performing 25 percent of Medicare-certified home health agencies in the United States. (read more)
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