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September 9, 2019

VNCC will be at the 17th Annual Tufts Community Day this Sunday, September 22, at the Academic Quad on the Medford/Somerville Campus from 11am – 3pm Hope to see you there!

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July 7, 2019

In today’s world of miraculous medical interventions that prolong the quantity and quality of life for many, the course of illness, decline and natural death has been irrevocably changed. That being said, it’s important to remember that humans are still mortal. We will all succumb at some point to accident, Illness, disease or aging as

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June 6, 2019

June 18 2019 – (Arlington, MA) –Visiting Nurse & Community Care, Inc., a leading non-profit home care agency serving 63 cities and towns in eastern Massachusetts, has appointed Kimberly Arouth, BSN, RN as its next Chief Executive Officer, the agency announced today.  The appointment takes effect July 8, 2019. Arouth takes over from retiring CEO

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March 3, 2019

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS The Bereavement Support Group is a confidential service offered to people of all denominations who need help & support through their time of grief.  The group is offered by our chaplain, who is professionally trained in counseling and therapy.  She offers a listening ear, befriending, practical help, support and counseling to

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August 8, 2018

Visiting Nurse & Community Care, a non-profit organization, has been providing home health care and community health programs for 115 years. For generations, we have cared for the community through elder outreach, public health initiatives and educational support programs. Our reputation for providing community members with the care and resources they deserve has been reflected

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May 5, 2018

        As you may recall on March 1, 2017 the Visiting Nurse & Community Health Agency merged with the Greater Medford VNA to become Greater Medford Visiting Nurse & Community Health. Over the past year we have worked hard to identify our new brand and logo. We wanted to create a brand

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February 2, 2017

Medford, MA – February 22 2017 – Two venerable non-profit home care agencies serving a combined 52 cities and towns in eastern Massachusetts have announced their intent to merge.

The plan to combine Greater Medford VNA, founded in 1900 in Medford, and Visiting Nurse & Community Health, founded in 1898 in Arlington, is currently under review by state regulators. Leaders of the two agencies anticipate that the merger will be approved on or before February 28, 2017.

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May 5, 2016

GMVNA is excited to announce that we were selected as a recipient of the 2016 Cummings Foundation 100K for 100!  We plan to enhance our Community Nursing Programs which include Parkinson’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Support Groups, Blood Pressure & Ask a Nurse Clinics, Flu Clinics, and Free Nursing Assessments for our Private Care division. The

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August 8, 2015

Alex Ruppenthal of the Medford Transcript wrote a wonderful article about our agency to celebrate our 115th Anniversary!  Click on the link to read more! http://medford.wickedlocal.com/article/20150507/NEWS/150508321

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July 7, 2014

On June 26, 2014, the Greater Medford VNA was presented the “Business Partner of the Year” award by the Medford Council on Aging and Medford Senior Citizens, Inc., during their Volunteer Celebration. Pam Kelly, Director of Elder Affairs, introduced Mayor McGlynn and he in turn presented the award to members of the Greater Medford  VNA

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