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Skilled Nursing

Our primary nursing staff at Berks VNA provides comprehensive physical, social and environmental assessments, case management, care plan development, individualized teaching and treatment programs, and discharge planning, as well as client and caregiver support.

Specialized programs:

Congestive Heart Failure
Diabetes Education and Management
Telehealth
Wound/Ostomy Care
Wound VAC (Vacuum Assisted Closure)

Who Can Benefit from Nursing Care:

Anyone newly diagnosed with an illness or with an exacerbation of a chronic illness who may need evaluation, education and/or treatment in any of the following areas:
Disease process
Signs and symptoms of complications
Prevention of further complications
Infection control
Medications
Nutrition
Exercise programs
Activities of daily living
Coping skills
Pain management
Pressure ulcers
Surgical wounds or drains
Urinary catheters

Ostomies
Safety