Advancing Home Health Nursing Around the World

IHCNO Free Webinar

Global Issues in Medication Management: Implications for Home Health Nurses.
October 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00 noon (New York/Eastern USA time).

Register Today!

What's New

We post new clinician and patient educational resources on a monthly basis.

Check out our new September 2018 Education Resources

Learn More


Published in 2017, the International Guidelines for Home Healthcare Nursing encourage professionalism and excellence in home healthcare nursing. An international panel of home healthcare nurses developed the guidelines as an initiative of the July 2015 IHCNO conference.

Learn More


Information about volunteering to committees (Research, Education, Membership, etc. ) will be found here by August 2018. You can also sign up for an IHCNO AmazonSmile account. Donations can also be made to IHCNO to help with our operating expenses.

Learn More

International Home Care Nurses Organization

Our mission is to establish a vibrant worldwide network of nurses who promote excellence in providing optimal health and well-being to patients living in their homes.

The International Home Care Nurses Organization (IHCNO) is proud to host regular group meetings and caregiver networking opportunities to develop better strategies for home-based nursing care and more educational methods for this specialized area of the greater nursing practice. Typical presentation topics include home health delivery care models, home health nursing research, clinical and educational programs, and the implementation of focused specialty programs covering everything from mental health, HIV and diabetes to pediatric and palliative care programs.

Become a Member

We are a dynamic and committed network of home healthcare professionals. There are no membership dues to join us. We do not share your name or personal contact information with any other organization. Joining means receiving our email updates.

Learn More


IHCNO Free Webinar
Global Issues in Medication Management: Implications for Home Health Nurses
October 11, 2018; 10 am to 12 noon (New York/Eastern USA time)

Read More

The journal, Home Healthcare Now, has had some great articles on medication safety for home health patients. Here are two.

Read More

Institute of Healthcare Improvement issued a report: Patient Safety in the Home: Assessment of Issues, Challenges and Opportunities.

Read More