Visiting Nurse Service
Phone # (540) 548-0590
Fax # (540) 548-0593
We Bring the Caring Home!
VNS of Fredericksburg is making all efforts to provide the highest quality of services to our patients. We believe that standards are important and as a result this agency has met all requirements to receive Medicare/Medicaid certification and also the accreditation of the Joint Commission. We also carry a A+ rating with Better Business Bureau.
An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
Medicaid and Medicare are two governmental programs that provide medical and health-related services to specific groups of people in the United States. Although the two programs are very different, they are both managed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
BBB ACCREDITED BUSINESS
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) aims to promote ethical business practices. Through encouraging better practices on the part of the consumer and the business and setting proper marketplace standards, the BBB provides educational material regarding general and specific desirable business practices. Firms that adhere to the mandated guidelines can attain BBB accredited businesses status.