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VNA Offers On-Site Immunizations and Health Screenings to Community

vna hospice immunizationsMONTEREY, CA. (Aug. 12, 2019) — As the only travel health clinic in Monterey County, the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) brings experienced, professional registered nurses to provide on-site flu and vaccine services to the community.

VNA provides comprehensive consultation and immunizations for International travelers. Health screenings and education are offered to corporate business, in the field or in the boardroom. And, nurses provide services to local schools to meet state mandated screenings, vaccines and staff education.

In addition, VNA offers walk-in clinics on Fridays. No appointment necessary.

Services available to Aspire HealthPlan members include:

  • Flu Vaccine – Quadrivalent Flu
  • Flu Vaccine – High Dose Flu
  • Pneumonia — Pneumovax 23
  • Pneumonia — Prevar 13
  • Shingrix
  • TB Skin Test (need for placement in facility)
  • Tdap-Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis (every 10 years)

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About VNA & Hospice

Since 1951, the not-for-profit VNA has provided a wide range of home health care, serving Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz and South Santa Clara counties. VNA places an emphasis on individual patient needs and goals, providing care in an ethical, effective, compassionate and fiscally responsible manner.

VNA Community Services brings wellness to our community. Well known as the community immunizers; experienced, professional registered nurses provide on- site flu and vaccine services.

As the only travel health clinic, VNA provides comprehensive consultation and immunizations for international travelers. Health screenings and education are offered to corporate business, in the field or in the board room. Nurses provide services to local schools to meet state-mandated screenings, vaccines and staff education.

VNA provides intermittent care, covered primarily by insurance, through the expert skills of our trained and certified clinicians, to assist patients, families, and caregivers in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes.  The home health division offers key specialty program, including cardiac, connections, diabetic, orthopedic, and palliative care.  These individual programs have advanced practice clinicians and program expertise.

VNA Hospice is specialized type of care for those facing a life-limiting illness, their families and their caregiver.  The care involves a team-oriented approach to expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support expressly tailored to the patient’s needs and wishes.  A key component to the team is VNA Volunteers who give their time to improve the lives of others. For the community, grief and loss support are offered to individuals or groups.


VNA & Hospice, Inc.
PO Box 2480
Monterey, CA 93942-2480
Fax: 831-648-7726

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VNA Offering Walk-In Flu Clinics Every Friday October-December 2019 at Monterey Office

vna hospice immunizationsMONTEREY, CA. (Aug. 12, 2019) — The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA will be offering walk-in flu clinics every Friday in October, November and December at its Ryan Ranch offices in Monterey.

Professional, experienced registered nurses from the non-profit VNA will offer Quadrivalent, FluMist and High Dose flu immunizations from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays, October-December, 2019, at 5 Lower Ragsdale Drive, in Monterey. These walk-in clinics are open to adults and children 2 years and older. It will be closed on Friday, Nov. 29 and Friday, Dec. 27.

Cost is $35 for a quadrivalent flu shot (designed to protect against four different flu viruses; two influenza A viruses and two influenza B viruses) or nasal spray for ages 2-49. Medicare Part B will be billed for pneumonia and flu vaccines (high dose and standard).

Vaccines to protect against pneumonia, whooping cough and shingles are also available by appointment. If you’re traveling internationally, travel immunizations and consultation are available by appointment, please call 831-648-3777.

2018 VNA & Hospice Annual Report

2018 Annual Report - Posted 7/26/2019 (PDF, 9.41MB)

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Circle of Life

VNA & Hospice is collaborating with Sol Treasures in King City to create a collage art piece that will be displayed in a VNA mobile resource van. The purpose of our collaboration is to utilize creativity in reaching out to broader audience. This workshop will allow us to learn from our Latino community, understand what families value the most, while exploring barriers to health care, misconceptions, possible fears relating to end of life/palliative care. In partnership with Sol Treasures, VNA wants to increase acceptance/awareness of services at end of life.

Name of Class:          Circle of Life

Date(s):                      Friday, June 28, 2019

Time(s):                      Class time – 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location:                    Sol Treasures, 519 Broadway, King City, CA  93930
Contact Number:       (831) 751-5500
Instructor(s): Sonia Chapa (Collage Artist) and Daisy Alcantar (Paint Artist)

We´ve Been Featured in the Monterey County Weekly!

We are proud to announce that we have been featured in the Monterey County Weekly! in one of their latest articles "Free Tdap vaccination clinics offered for students entering the 7th grade".