Sentara Home Infusion Pharmacy Services

As the region's leader in home infusion therapy for the past two decades, Sentara Home Care Services delivers high-quality infusion care to our patients in the comfort and privacy of their own homes.

Our local pharmacists and nursing staff ― available 24-hours-a-day, seven days-a-week ― are poised to respond quickly and efficiently when physicians order intravenous medications for patients with acute and chronic illnesses.

Sentara home infusion care is based on meticulous clinical protocols and procedures that have been proven to enhance our patients’ quality of life, as well as decrease hospital admissions and emergency room visits.

Our Team

The Sentara infusion team is made up of carefully selected and screened professionals who provide the same high-quality care that physicians and patients alike have come to expect from Sentara. The infusion team includes: an infusion medical director, doctors of pharmacy (PharmDs), certified pharmacy techs, registered nurse, registered dietitian support and delivery representatives.

Services

Sentara Home Care infusion therapy patients benefit from much of the same advanced technology and services that are available in Sentara hospitals. These services include progressive therapies, such as antibiotic therapy, chemotherapy, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), pain management, hydration therapy, GammaGlobulin IV therapies, and specialty medication therapies.

Specialty infusion therapies include Prolastin®, Remicade®, Subcutaneous and IV Ig and Hereditary Angioedema Drug therapy.

Sentara Home Care Pharmacy Infusion services is Hampton Roads area preferred Dyax Pharmaceutical contract service source for Kalbitor HAE therapy home management.

Additional Services Include:

  • Ambulatory Infusion Pumps

    State-of-the-art ambulatory infusion pumps means greater independence, mobility and convenience for patients.

  • Pediatric Infusion Therapy

    Hospitalization is a stress-provoking and disruptive event for children and their families. Sentara Home Care's infusion department has moved "high-tech" care from the acute care setting to the home, enabling pediatric patients to be treated where they are most comfortable.

    All of the same advanced technology and services available for adults are available for pediatric infusion patients, including antibiotic therapy, chemotherapy, total parenteral nutrition, pain management and hydration therapy.

    For more information about our pediatric infusion services, call 800-HOMECARE.

  • Specialty Infusion Programs

    The infusion therapy department offers a number of specialty programs for patients with chronic illnesses. Programs are available for acute and chronic pain management, pediatrics, high-risk maternity and the management of chronic diseases, such as sickle cell anemia, hemophilia and congestive heart failure.

    • Migraine Therapy Home Management
    • Multiple Sclerosis Program
    • Pediatric Infusion
    • Pain Management Program
    • HAE Home Therapy Management

    How to Contact Sentara Home Infusion Pharmacy Services:

    Our local pharmacists and nursing staff - available 24- hours-a-day, seven days-a-week - are poised to respond quickly and efficiently when physicians order intravenous medications for patients with acute and chronic illnesses.

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