Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

The Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt Homeward Bound program provides caregivers with the skills required to care for their child's healthcare needs outside of the hospital environment.


How to Register
Staff may register caregivers for as many Homeward Bound classes that are needed (click registration logo to the right). Translation services can be requested for caregivers not fluent in English during the registration process.

If you would like more information about the Homeward Bound program, please contact homeward.bound@vumc.org.

Class Topics
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Tracheostomy Care 1 & 2 (English, Spanish)
NG Feeding Tube Care (English, Spanish)
Central Line
Home Care After Heart Surgery (English, Spanish)
G-Tube Care (English, Spanish)
Understanding Your Child’s Heart Medications


EZTV Resources
EZTV Family/Patient Videos
How to Watch EZTV Videos
Homeward Bound Class Codes
Trach 1  - 2020
NG Tube  - 2021
G-Tube  - 2022
Cardiac Discharge  - 2023