Infusion Therapy

Patients receive their infusion therapy in a state-of-the-art suite with a relaxed and controlled environment. The lighting is soothing with plenty of natural light coming from the windows throughout the room, helping give a less restrictive feel. All restrooms are handicap accessible and within the same room. Wi-Fi will be available for all patients to utilize their laptops or iPads. Every accommodation available is made flexible due to the patient’s scheduling needs. Blankets, refreshments, and items of candy and edibles to nibble on will also be available.

To ensure that your treatment at Infusion and Immunotherapy Center of South Florida goes as smoothly and comfortably as possible, review the following guidelines:

  • Drink plenty of water. It is important to come into your treatment well hydrated. If you have a condition that prevents you from drinking large amounts of fluid, consult with your healthcare practitioner for further instructions.
  • Be aware if you need to pre-medicate. Some infusions require being pre-medicated prior to treatment. Check with the infusion staff regarding any pre-medications you need to take prior to your infusion, the dose, and the best time to take the medications.
  • Wear comfortable loose fitting clothes. You will want to be comfortable during your infusion. It is likely that your vital signs will monitored during your infusion. As a general rule, loose fitting clothing allows the medical staff to easily and properly monitor your vital signs.
  • Consider wearing clothing with layers. If your body temperature easily fluctuates, consider wearing several layers to allow for temperature control. Every attempt will be made to ensure that the temperature of the infusion center will be kept at a comfortable temperature. However, through out your infusion you may find the temperature to be too warm or too cold. Having layers of clothing or a sweater will allow you the flexibility to easily control your comfort zone.
  • Bring snacks to munch on. The infusion center will provide blankets, pillows, water, and coffee. If you would like to bring along a snack please do so to make your therapy session more comfortable. Granola bars and similar snacks will be available.
  • Please do not wear any fragrance or perfume. Please be mindful of other patients, as they may be allergic to certain scents.
  • Please compile a list of your medical information. Some examples are your current medications, allergies, and emergency contact information for the infusion staff to add to your chart.
  • Please keep the staff informed of your health. If you are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms prior to your infusion, please let the staff know prior to your infusion.

List of Medications We Use

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