UPMC Visiting Nurses
UPMC Visiting Nurses
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UPMC Visiting Nurses Association is accredited by the Joint Commission.

Joint Commission

UPMC Visiting Nurses is a Medicare certified, Joint Commission accredited organization providing home health care in 22 counties in Pennsylvania and 2 counties in Ohio. It is owned by UPMC Community Provider Services, Jefferson Regional Medical Center and Fayette Regional Health System.

UPMC Visiting Nurses is comprised of UPMC/Jefferson Regional Home Health, VNA of Venango County, Community Nursing and Home Health, Fayette Home Care and Hospice and Great Lakes Home Healthcare and Hospice.

VNA of Venango, Fayette and Great Lakes provide Hospice services as well as Home Health. Additionally, VNA of Venango and Fayette provide Private Duty services.

  UPMC/Jefferson Regional Home Health, LP

UPMC Visiting Nurses services approximately 5,000 patients at any given time and performs over 600,000 home visits per year.

Our Mission

As an industry leader we provide individually-focused and cost-effective home and community-based health services which achieve optimal patient satisfaction.

Our Health Care Team

Our diversified health care team provides specialized care for patients of all ages, newborn to adult.

Home Health Experts

UPMC Visiting Nurses employs more than 900 home health experts ranging from specialized nurses that provide personalized care in the home to trained administrative staff that ensure the best possible experience for every patient.

Specialized Nurses

Our staff of more than 350 skilled nurses have advanced training in one or more of the following areas:
  • Cardiopulmonary
  • Ortho/Rehab
  • Wound Care
  • Bariatrics
  • Diabetes
  • Oncology
  • Behavioral Health
  • IV Specialist
  • Ob/Gyn
  • Pediatrics

Clinical Professionals

Our team of experts also includes clinical professionals who can assist in the patient's recovery:
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Dieticians
  • Home Health Aides

Quality & Safety
We create a safe environment where quality is our guiding principle.

Dignity & Respect
We treat all individuals with dignity and respect.

Caring & Listening
We listen to and care for our patients, our health plan members, our fellow employees, our physicians, and our community.

Responsibility & Integrity
We perform our work with the highest levels of responsibility and integrity.

Excellence & Innovation
We think creatively and build excellence into everything that we do.