Many patients who need infusion therapy – the delivery of medication through a needle or catheter – no longer need to stay in the hospital. With Mercy Home Infusion, they can receive intravenous (IV) treatments where they are most at ease – at home.
While in the comfort of their homes, patients will often:
Our pharmacists and nurses work closely with a patient’s doctor to ensure the best course of care and a smooth transition from hospital to home. We provide all the necessary medications, supplies and training.
Our nurses visit patients in their homes to teach them and their family members all they need to know. Nurses return regularly to monitor a patient’s condition and progress.
Pharmacists and nurses are a phone call away – 24 hours a day.
Conditions most commonly treated with home infusion include:
Mercy Specialty Pharmacy provides oral and injectable medications for patients with a variety of complicated and serious conditions. We also deliver the personalized attention, patient education and monitoring these medications require.
At Mercy Specialty Pharmacy we work individually with patients to help them manage the cost, use and side effects of these specialized medications – which are often very expensive.
In addition, we can supply supporting medications for pain or to counteract side effects, plus other treatment supplies not found at other pharmacies.
Our services for patients and their family members include:
Our pharmacists are experienced in medications for: