October 2004

Visiting Nurse Association at St. Vincent in Little Rock Receives Excellence Award

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) at St. Vincent Health System, Little Rock, Ark., received the Achievement Award from the Arkansas Institute for Performance Excellence (AIPE). "This award shows the dedication of the St. Vincent VNA to quality home health care," said Denise Looker, director of the St. Vincent VNA. Looker and 70 employees provide post-surgical care, diabetes teaching, wound care, stroke rehabilitation, cardiac care, intravenous therapy and physical therapy to more than 1,600 homebound patients each year. For more information, visit www.stvincenthealth.com.