Technology Dependence Center
The Technology Dependence Center/Home Ventilation Program (TDC) cares for children with chronic lung disease who use assistive therapies such as oxygen. By providing ongoing assessment, treatment, and coordination of home equipment, our team can help your child grow better and reduce his need for hospital care.
Technology Dependence Center: Connor's Story
Thanks to assistive therapies such as oxygen and mechanical ventilation provided by CHOP's Technology Dependence Center, Connor is home with his family.
The multidisciplinary team at the Technology Dependence Center includes physicians, advanced practice nurses, nutritionists and social workers who can help coordinate equipment and home nursing needs and communicate frequently with your primary physician and other consulting doctors.