Decatur County Hospital offers short or long-term Infusion Therapy Services (also called intravenous or IV therapy). Whether you are being treated for infection, cancer, or another illness, the DCH infusion department offers quality services
We provide various types of infusions, including but not limited to, the following:
- Administration of IV Antibiotics and other medications
- Hydration therapy
- Blood Transfusions
- First dosing of antibiotics
- Calcium release inhibitors
- Anti–rejection medication
Infusion Therapy offers flexible scheduling Monday through Friday, with added availability on weekends as needed. This flexibility will allow you to maintain your normal routine with appointments at times convenient for you. When referred to the Infusion Clinic, all aspects of your care are coordinated with your health care provider.
Your healthcare provider can order your therapy through our Infusion Department. Once the Infusion department has been notified of your referral, a staff member will call you and schedule the time and date of your infusion
DCH Infusion Team includes your healthcare provider, registered nurses, pharmacist, pharmacy tech, and laboratory staff. Our team has advanced education to provide the most qualified and experienced care to you and your family. Specially trained registered nurses will administer your infusion therapy with compassionate, personalized care in a relaxed and comfortable setting.
Infusion Therapy offers flexible scheduling Monday through Friday, with added availability on weekends as needed.
For more information about infusion therapy at DCH contact 641-446-4871.