Pediatric Chronic Home Invasive Ventilation

Publication Date: April 1, 2016
Last Updated: December 16, 2022


Summary of Recommendations

Recommendation 1: For children requiring chronic home invasive ventilation, we suggest a comprehensive Medical Home comanaged by the generalist and respiratory subspecialist. (C, VL)
  • The Medical Home model can provide family-centered care for children with special health care needs, including children on home invasive ventilation. This recommendation places a high value on the possible medical and social benefits to this intervention and places low value on the potential risks, which may include increased provider time.



Pediatric Chronic Home Invasive Ventilation

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