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 PROGRAMS:  INFUSION/ONCOLOGY
Infusion/Oncology Program

Our Infusion/Oncology program is led by a masters prepared Oncology Specialty Clinician. Our staff attends advanced IV education as well as the Foundations to Oncology, Comprehensive Chemotherapy and Stem Cell transplant classes at UPMC Cancer Centers.

High tech services for both adult and pediatrics include:

  • IV fluids as well as antibiotic, antifungal and antiviral therapy
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
  • Insertion/maintenance of a peripheral line for administration of IV medications, e.g. Solu-Medrol.
  • Inotropic agents in the home e.g. Dobutamine, Milrinone, Flolan, Remodulin, including subcutaneous infusions
  • Cath Flo Activase
  • Blood product derivatives e.g. Factor 8, albumin
  • Clinical trials including investigational drugs and chemotherapy
  • IV pain management e.g. IV Morphine infusion, PCA pump, including subcutaneous infusions
  • Enzyme replacement therapy such as Prolastin, Zemaira, Fabrazyme
  • Chemotherapy infusion at home
  • Plasmapheresis catheter care

 

 

Quality Care
We provide you with enhanced care with a treatment plan tailored to your health condition, environment, and level of recovery.

Compassionate Care
Our dedicated staff help you and your family cope with your condition and work toward your recovery.

Timely Care
We are fully staffed seven days a week to make home care visits, even on holidays when necessary. After normal business hours, a medical professional is always available to take your call.

Patient & Family Centered Care
We are committed to providing you with an exceptional home health experience by delivering and approaching care from the patient and family perspective.