MY HPN — Online Education
The Oley Foundation is proud to present MY HPN, an educational tool to help home parenteral nutrition consumers (HPN or home IV-fed patients) improve their health and quality of life.
The first four of several modules that comprise MY HPN are up and running. (Click on the links at the bottom of this page.)
Special thanks to Baxter Healthcare for underwriting Modules 2, 3 and 4. Credit for this incredible undertaking goes to Oley Trustee Cheryl Thompson, PhD, RD, CNSD. Many thanks also to the patient and clinician volunteers who are helping to develop the program.
Click here to try (please note the module files are large, and may take a few minutes to load):
Module One: Take Charge
Provides strategies and resources to help you become more active in your healthcare.
Module Two: Catheter-Associated Infection
Printed material to accompany module two - Adult Catheter Care and Infection Prevention Guide
Teaches you how to recognize and prevent catheter-associated infections.
Module Three: Fluid Balance
Includes tips for staying properly hydrated, and recognizing when you aren't.
Module Four: Glucose Control
Sound advice for maintaining healthy blood sugar levels while on parenteral nutrition.
We need your feedback.
Please tell us how we can improve our new tool by completing the survey at the end of the module.
Updated July 18, 2013