St. Catherine Hospital

Outpatient Infusion Center

Our Center

Located on the First Floor near Cyberknife

Hours Are By Appointment
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(219) 392-7197

 

 

Our Center

The newly remodeled space includes private, comfortable treatment areas where patients relax with their own television, phone & meals provided.

Our Staff

Our Staff

We understand the challenges, both physical and emotional, that affect every patient and their loved ones. That is why our team of Registered Nurses are available to provide information and answer questions. They are experienced in infusion services and certified in chemotherapy administration.

Our Services

The Infusion Center specializes in intravenous (IV) treatments. Services and treatments include:

  • Chemotherapy Administration
    • IV Therapy
    • Hydration
    • Antibiotics
    • IV Medication
    • Remicade™ infusions
  • Central Venous Line Phlebotomy
  • Implantable Port Care
  • Administration of Intramuscular/ Sub-cutaneous Injections
  • Examples:
    • Aranesp™ / Epogen™
    • Neupogen™
    • Vitamin K
    • Flu Vaccine
    • Pneumonia Vaccine
    • Other medications as required
  • Assist with Diagnostic Procedures
      • Example:
        • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Procuring specimens for lab testing

Supplemental services support the clinical care. To create an optimal care experience, our team also provides:

  • Assessment and evaluations
  • Educational and instructional materials
  • Updates to the primary physician
  • Participation in ongoing utilization reviews with the primary physician to promote the best treatment outcomes
  • Documentation in the form of treatment and utilization reports, progress notes, nursing assessments and discharge summaries