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Helping Babies Safely Wean off Home Oxygen


The RHO Program works with hospitals, their medical teams and families to promote safe NICU discharge and

monitoring of infants going home on oxygen therapy

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One third of extremely preterm infants will require home

oxygen therapy after NICU discharge


Home oxygen therapy use is highly variable due to lack

of consensus based guidelines for safe management

THE RHO PROGRAM CAN HELP HOSPITALS WITH:

Training

Training

Consultation

Consultation

Continuous Monitoring and Reporting

Continuous Monitoring and Reporting

Evaluation

Evaluation

WHY CHOOSE THE RHO PROGRAM?

 

89%

 

DECREASE IN NUMBER OF SERIOUS
ADVERSE EVENTS

 

19%

 

REDUCTION IN NICU
LENGTH OF STAY

 

1.2 months

 

AVERAGE DURATION OF
HOME OXYGEN

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The RHO Program is modeled after the findings from the RHO Trial, which was the first multicenter, randomized control trial to evaluate any management strategy of home oxygen therapy in preterm infants


checkmarkThe oxygen saturation targets used in the RHO Program are aligned with national guidelines and recommendations for weaning 


checkmarkThe RHO Leadership team has the clinical, research, and administrative expertise and experience to successfully implement RHO as the standard practice across institutions nationwide

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