Advancing Home Health Nursing Around the World

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Global Issues in Medication Management: Implications for Home Health Nurses.

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What's New

We post new clinician and patient education resources on a bi-monthly basis.

Check out our new October-November 2018 Education Resources

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Guidelines

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.

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Support

Learn about opportunities to collaborate on committees or how to donate to defray our operating expenses.

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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) seeks to advance home healthcare nursing around the world by providing a platform where nurses can support and learn from one another. We define “home healthcare nurses” as nurses who provide care to patients in their homes. Home health nursing’s patients include those with acute or chronic health problems, no matter how young or old. Patients include those receiving hospital-at-home, skilled, private duty and palliative services, and everything in between. We recognize that home health nursing is a specialized area of nursing practice and we seek to support nurses in home healthcare clinical practice, education and research.

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.

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Announcements

Thank-you IHCNO Members:

Ralueke Ekezie

Alice Tsao

Elena Nikolaidou

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Pathways to Safer Opioid Use:

Free one-hour course with free

CME for physicians, nurses and pharmacists

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Patient Safety in the Home:
Assessment of Issues, Challenges & Opportunities

Report issued by the
Institute of Healthcare Improvement

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