Non-Chemo Infusion Therapy at St. Joseph's/Candler
The Center for Infusion Therapy provides comprehensive infusion services, offering patients a private, comfortable setting while providing the highest-quality care and treatment.
Open daily; Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
After Hours Infusions—For specific therapies and patients requiring after hour infusions, determination for provision of services will be based on individual needs.
Infusion services are provided by our specially trained infusion nurses who are qualified in managing all types of infusions, potential side effects and administration reactions. Patients are educated about treatments, how to manage side effects, and how to obtain other needed services and support.
Our infusion services include:
• Biological immune modulators
• Hematologic growth factors
• Injectable hormonal therapy
• Injectable anticoagulants
• IV antibiotics
• IV antifungals
• IV antivirals
• IV bisphosphonates
• IV steroids
• IV immunoglobulin
• IV fluids
The Center for Infusion Therapy offers seamless integration with our pharmacy and homecare services. We provide unparalleled clinical excellence and a
commitment to positive outcomes with an ambulatory infusion site designed for personalized, private patient care.
The Center for Infusion Therapy offers expertise in PICC lines, port-a-caths and Hickman catheters and are able to declot lines.
The Referral Process
Therapy orders for infusion services are faxed to (912) 819-7795 by the patient’s physician, along with the patient’s demographic, insurance information, list of medications and allergies. Insurance verification and precertification of specific infusion coverage will be performed by our staff. Once approved, our staff will notify the referring physician and contact the patient to set up the appointment. If you have questions about the referral procedure, you may contact our staff directly by calling (912) 819-7776.
The Center for Infusion Therapy is conveniently
located in the Heart and Lung Building at Candler Hospital
5356 Reynolds St.
Savannah, Ga. 31405