Hunterdon Healthcare and Visiting Nursing Association of Somerset Hills announced a new alliance to provide better care coordination to the patients of Hunterdon, Somerset and Morris counties.
In 2016, Hunterdon Healthcare opened the Somerset Medical Office Building which currently houses offices that specialize in cardiology, urology, breast surgery, gastroenterology, endocrinology and physical therapy. In addition, Hunterdon Healthcare opened an Urgent Care in Raritan and Hunterdon Family Medicine in Bridgewater.
“We collaborated with the VNA of Somerset Hills so we could improve the quality of care for patients who need services in Somerset County where we have expanded our primary and specialty practices,” stated Robert Wise, President and CEO, Hunterdon Healthcare. Wise went on to say, “Hunterdon Medical Center’s Home Health services are only licensed by the state to provide care in Hunterdon County, so our collaboration with the VNA of Somerset Hills will insure the same high quality home health care offered by Hunterdon Medical Center’s home care services.”
Since 1904, the VNA of Somerset Hills has been providing home health, hospice care, adult day services, caregiver assistance and wellness programs to residents in Somerset and Morris counties. “The VNA of Somerset Hills prides ourselves on our quality of care outcomes and our innovative, evidence based programs. We are pleased to be working with Hunterdon Healthcare who shares a similar mission. Together we will be able to serve more patients and improve communication between providers,” stated Daniel Powell, CEO, VNA of Somerset Hills.