Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa offers a variety of in-home care and support services to help individuals recover from illness or injury, and to help seniors lead healthy, active lives.
Do you need care or support in your home? Contact VNS Home Care, a trusted home health care provider with a legacy of serving our community for more than 100 years.
Do you need help with daily activities like bathing, dressing, medication set-up, getting groceries or transportation? We may be able to help.
Need help for a loved one, but don't know where to start? Learn about our various in-home care and support services.
Need in-home care as you recover or manage your illness or injury? VNS Home Care may be right for you.
Homebound? Our Senior Companions may be able to help you. Interested in becoming a Senior Companion volunteer? Click here...
Referrals for Home Care may be made by your physician, hospital, community agency, family, relative, or friend.
September 18, 2018
Kind Natured Heart & Taking Care of People: A Story from a Case Manager
When Ethel Picado was a little girl, she never thought she would be a nurse, she just knew she loved learning. That love was enhanced in 2012 when she joined HCI Care Services & Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa.
As an RN Case Manager for HCI Care Service & VNS of Iowa, Picado helps people make the most of what they can do while they can live at home safely and independently.
September 17, 2018
The Des Moines Register Names HCI Care Services & Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa A Winner Of The Iowa 2018 Top Workplaces Award
HCI Care Services and Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Des Moines Register. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.
September 12, 2018
Every Day is Something New: A Story from Our Nurse Family Partnership Program
Amanda Devereaux describes herself as an ordinary person, but her job isn’t exactly typical.
“I think it’s always a good day if someone learns something new,” Devereaux says of her job as a registered nurse for HCI Care Services & Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa’s Nurse-Family Partnership program.
Devereaux began working with the organization in 2014, helping first time moms learn about pregnancy, birth, and raising a healthy child. She’s loved every minute on the job.
Our community partners are a key part of VNS of Iowa's success in the Des Moines metro area.