Referring Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic
VNH is fully operational and actively accepting referrals for all home health and hospice needs.
When referring patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, please include the following information along with the normally required referral information:
- For patients who have exhibited respiratory or other COVID related symptoms: Date and location of COVID19 test and results if available.
- If there are orders for aerosolizing treatments, it should be in the orders, med list or discharge summary.
For more detailed information on the CDC’s interim guidance for patients discharging to homecare:
Other COVID-19 related resources pertaining to home health: