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Infusion Services

Why choose Ochsner Health for infusion services?

Infusion services’ locations offer intravenous (IV) treatments for a variety of medical conditions. Whether to cure, control or provide palliative care (specialized care focused on symptoms relief and improved quality of life for patients with a chronic illness, like cancer), the Ochsner infusion services team provides individualized treatment for every patient using advanced level technology. At our certified infusion centers, you can see a member of our care team, have labs completed and receive treatment in a single location. Each infusion center is staffed by certified nurses and support staff to provide the highest quality care in a compassionate environment.

Our infusion centers are certified by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative and The Joint Commission. Our certified chemotherapy infusion units have earned designations through the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

The infusion services team at Ochsner strives to make your treatment experience as comfortable as possible. Our convenient locations offer a variety of comprehensive infusion services, including:

  • Albumin infusions to help manage liver issues and low blood volume
  • Anemia infusions and injections
  • Antibiotic infusions
  • Antiemetics therapy to treat nausea and vomiting
  • Biotherapy
  • Blood products/treatment for low platelets
  • Blood transfusions
  • Boniva injection for osteoporosis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chronic kidney failure treatment
  • Crohn’s disease treatment
  • DDAVP infusions for patients with bleeding disorders
  • Dressing changes for central lines
  • Gamma globulin infusions for autoimmune diseases
  • Immunotherapy
  • Injections
  • Intravenous fluids
  • Intravenous immunoglobulin, an antibody therapy for patients who have weakened immune systems
  • Iron infusions
  • Labs from PICC lines (internal catheters near the heart) and port-a-caths (devices under the skin that allow easy access to veins)
  • Monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID
  • Osteoarthritis treatment
  • Pain management
  • Port flushes
  • Prolia injections for osteoporosis
  • Reclast and Zometa infusions for high blood calcium levels or bone damage
  • Remicade infusions to treat some autoimmune diseases, such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Treatment for blood cell disorders known as myelodysplasia syndrome
  • Workups for febrile neutropenic, a life-threatening cancer treatment complication characterized by fever and low neutrophils (a type of white blood cells)

To find out if the service you need is available at your local infusion suite, call the specific location.

At Ochsner infusion centers, patient comfort is our top priority. Each location provides several complimentary services to improve the patient experience. For a complete list of available services, please contact the infusion center nearest you. Complimentary services may include:

  • Drinks, including coffee, tea, soft drinks and juice
  • Recliners with warm blankets
  • Shared library
  • Snacks and meals
  • Televisions and iPads
  • Wi-Fi

At Ochsner, each patient receives detailed one-on-one information from their provider about their specific treatment regimen and any potential side effects. Along with a patient’s handbook, patient navigators and support staff are available to answer questions, assist with scheduling and provide additional resources. At Ochsner, our goal is to provide cost-effective healthcare to meet your needs.

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From the compassionate support staff to the app-based symptom tracker, Ochsner provides complete support services to you and your family. No matter which infusion center you visit, services are available directly or through referral. Support services and staff include:

  • Acupuncture
  • Chemotherapy Care Companion: a new app-based program where patients can manage symptoms at home and receive prompts from their provider
  • Child Life Services specialists to help kids better understand and cope with their diagnosis and treatment
  • Geneticist, a specialist who can evaluate your personal risk for cancer based on the genes you inherit from your family
  • Oncological nutritionists
  • Patient navigators, who help you schedule tests, procedures and appointments while also helping you better understand your diagnosis and treatments
  • Pharmacists, who work closely with oncologists to provide expert medication management for cancer treatment and symptom management
  • Precision medicine, which uses genetic testing to determine personalized, targeted treatments for patients
  • Social services
  • Support groups, including spiritual care and survivorship

Ochsner offers infusion services in locations throughout the Louisiana region, including in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Kenner, Covington and Lake Charles. Find a location near you.

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Map of Ochsner-affiliated facilities that provide services related to Infusion Services

Infusion Services Locations

Ochsner American Legion Hospital
1634 Elton Road
Jennings, LA 70546
  • : 9:29 p.m.-9:29 p.m.
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Medical Complex - Clearview
4430 Veterans Memorial Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70006
  • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ochsner Cancer Center of Acadiana at Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center
1211 Coolidge St.
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.-noon
Ochsner Cancer Center of Acadiana - Crowley
1305 Crowley Rayne Highway
Crowley, LA 70526
  • Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.-noon
Ochsner Cancer Center of Acadiana - New Iberia
2309 East Main St.
New Iberia, LA 70560
  • Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.-noon
Ochsner Cancer Center of Acadiana - Abbeville
118 North Hospital Drive
Abbeville, LA 70510
  • Monday–Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics
2390 West Congress St.
Lafayette, LA 70506
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Acadia General Hospital
1305 Crowley Rayne Highway
Crowley, LA 70526
  • Open 24/7
St. Tammany Cancer Center - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
900 Ochsner Blvd.
Covington, LA 70433
  • Mon – Fri: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Ochsner St. Martin Hospital
210 Champagne Blvd.
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital
1310 West 7th St.
Kaplan, LA 70548
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center
1214 Coolidge St.
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Outpatient and Home Infusion Pharmacy - Clearview
4430 Veterans Highway Suite 240
Metairie, LA 70006
  • Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ochsner Outpatient and Home Infusion Pharmacy - Baton Rouge
4730 Bluebonnet Blvd Suite 401
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
  • Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ochsner St. Mary
1125 Marguerite St.
Morgan City, LA 70380
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Medical Complex - The Grove
10310 The Grove Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70836
  • Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Ochsner Medical Center - Hancock
149 Drinkwater Blvd.
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
  • Open 24/7
St. Charles Parish Hospital
1057 Paul Maillard Road
Luling, LA 70070
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal
16777 Medical Center Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
  • Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus
2500 Belle Chasse Highway
Gretna, LA 70056
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner St. Anne Hospital
4608 Highway 1
Raceland, LA 70394
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
2700 Napoleon Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
180 West Esplanade Ave.
Kenner, LA 70065
  • Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.