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Home Care

Home Care

Children's Home Care of Dayton (CHCOD) provides pediatric home care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to children in 10 counties. CHCOD offers the most experienced pediatric trained nurses and pharmacists in the Greater Miami Valley who provide services to patients being cared for at home and their families. We strive to make access as easy as possible by  housing nursing, pharmacy and medical supplies all under one roof so one phone call can connect you with the professionals you need. 

We offer a wide varierty of services from caring for children with long term chronic illnesses, premature births, educating on safe equipment usage and prevention of diseases, to caring for short term recovery from injuries and hospitalizations.  Our specialized staff understand how children heal and cope with illness and follows family centered care with compassion and expertise.

Services We Offer

  • Patient-parent education
  • Skilled intermittent nursing services
  • Private duty nursing services
  • Total parenteral nutrition
  • IV antibiotics, hydration, immune-globin
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Blood drawing
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Newborn phototherapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hemophilia products
  • Bereavement program – Children’s Care and Comfort

Meet Our Team

Medical Director: Sherman Alter, MD

Executive Director: Kim Beckman MSN, RN

Director of Clinical Services: Gerri Sheehan, RN




A referral from a physician may be required.

937-641- HOME (4663)

Make a referral

Phone: 937-641-4000
Fax referral forms: 937-641-4500, 24 hours
Toll-free fax: 1-866-891-6941
Hours: 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday

Download our fax referral form or make a referral online.

Upcoming Events

Jingle Bell Run/Walk is a fun, festive event for the whole family! Put on your reindeer antlers and your running shoes and come join us for some holiday cheer.

Join us for a special night with an all-star line-up of country music acts performing to benefit the hospital!

Car Seat Safety Check

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The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815