Infusion Services at Ochsner : About

Ochsner offers a variety of infusion services to treat cancer or for patients needing intravenous treatments, including:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Blood transfusions
  • Iron infusions
  • Antibiotic infusions
  • Injections

 

Below is a listing of the specific infusion services offered at our Ochsner campuses:

 


Ochsner Medical Center

Ochsner Medical Center's Outpatient Chemotherapy Infusion Suite is open Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Treatments and services offered include:

  • Dressing changes for central lines
  • Injections of different types
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Zometa infusions
  • Lab work from central lines for physician appointments
  • Infusional chemotherapy
  • Blood product transfusion
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Iron infusions
  • Intravenous Gamma Globulin
  • Injections
  • Albumin infusions
  • DDAVP infusions
  • Febrile Neutropenic workups

 

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Ochsner Health Center - Covington, North Shore

Ochsner Health Center in Covington provides infusion services, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Treatments offered include: 

  • Port flushes
  • Central line care (including dressing changes)
  • Labs from central lines for physician appointments
  • Injections
  • Intravenous antibiotics
  • Intravenoous fluids
  • Zometa infusions
  • Reclast infusions
  • Remicade infusions
  • Boniva
  • Chemotherapy infusions
  • Iron infusions
  • Albumin infusions
  • Febrile neutropenic work-ups 

 

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Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus

Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus provides infusion services, Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The infusion center is open on Saturday mornings as needed. Treatments offered include: chemotherapy, iron, Zometa, Reclast, Remicade, antibiotics and blood product support.

 

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Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner provides infusion services Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The infusion center is located in the Outpatient Clinic on the 2nd floor in the Medical Office Building, Suite 200.

Features include:

  • New comfortable infusion recliners
  • Chemo-certified RN on staff
  • Personalized one-on-one care
  • Warm blankets
  • Complimentary snacks and beverages
  • Plasma screen TV
  • Direct communication with physicians

Treatments offered include: chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy infusions, iron, Zometa, Reclast, Remicade, antibiotics, injections, blood product support and more.

For more information and referrals, please call 504-464-8615.

 

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Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal, Ochsner Health Center - Summa Ave., Baton Rouge

The Ochsner Outpatient Chemotherapy Infusion Suite is open Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at its Summa location and is open Tuesday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Chemotherapy and Oncology certified RN's on staff.

Treatments and services offered include:

  • Dressing changes for central lines
  • Injections of different types
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Zometa infusions
  • Infusional chemotherapy
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Iron infusions
  • Intravenous Gamma Globulin
  • Injections
  • Albumin infusions
  • DDAVP infusions

 

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Ochsner Baptist

Ochsner Baptist's infusion services are available Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m with Saturday appointments also available.

Treatments and services offered include:

  • Dressing changes for central lines
  • Injections of different types
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Zometa infusions
  • Lab work from central lines for physician appointments
  • Infusional chemotherapy
  • Blood product transfusion
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Iron infusions
  • Intravenous Gamma Globulin
  • Injections
  • Albumin infusions
  • DDAVP infusions
  • Febrile neutropenic workups

 

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