Infusion therapy involves the administration of medication through an intravenous needle or catheter. It is usually prescribed when your condition cannot be effectively treated with medication by mouth.
Traditionally, this treatment method was only done in the hospital. But now, this service can take place in the comfort of your home, giving you more time with family and friends and less time at the hospital.
If you and your primary care provider decide that infusion therapy is the best option for your care, our specially-trained home infusion care team will partner with you and your caregiver to:
And for any late-night questions or concerns—someone from your care team is available by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
All medications are mixed at an accredited Allina Health Pharmacy and are delivered direct to your home by a delivery professional. Rest assured that all medication is transported safely and meets all industry safety and sterility standards.
Infusion therapy can treat a range of acute and chronic conditions, including but not limited to:
Home infusion care is covered by most insurance companies. Prior to starting your care, we will obtain your benefit verification and authorization from your insurance company—giving you one less thing to worry about. Private pay options are also available.
Allina Health Home Infusion Therapy Services
Jill Strykowski, director
To learn more about Allina Health Home Infusion Therapy Services, call 763-236-6991.
For IV services to treat hyperemesis or nausea during pregnancy, call Home Health – Mother & Newborn at 612-863-4478.