Provides outpatient intravenous antimicrobial therapy to patients who require IV treatment. Patients come to the clinic up to 3 times per day for therapy.
Patients are reassessed regularly by a physician or nurse practitioner, or are referred to other specialties.
The program is for people who need IV therapy for longer than 3 days and who meet the criteria to have it at home rather than in hospital. People who use this service are referred to Home Care for monitoring and see a doctor regularly.
Public transportation available
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
After the referral has been received an IV Clinic nurse will contact the patient with an appointment.
Physician referral required
Patients may be responsible for medicine costs. Please contact the service for more information.