VNA is one of the area’s largest providers of IV therapy in the home. Our program enables you to receive your prescribed infusion medications in the comfort and privacy of home, with the support of VNA’s state-of-the-art nursing and pharmacy services.
VNA healthcare professionals take a holistic approach to patient care, combining experienced infusion specialists with a care management team that treats the whole person. You will receive the right treatment plan from a skilled team of experts, which includes a pharmacist, infusion trained and certified registered nurse, infectious disease nurse, registered dietitian, IV therapy reimbursement specialist, and a clinical care leader.
Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week; patients are admitted within 24 hours of referral.
1. A VNA clinician will visit you before you are discharged from the hospital to fully assess your needs and develop a specially designed in-home IV therapy plan that includes your prognosis, prescribed medications, type of infusion and expected duration of care.
2. You and your caregiver will walk through each step of the plan and you will be provided with written training material to ensure you clearly undertand your therapy routine.
3. Our caregivers will regularly deliver the medications you need for your in-home IV therapy and will happily answer any questions you may have.
VNA’s on-site infusion pharmacy enables us to provide a unique coordination of care. Our IV therapy program includes:
Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
Other drugs that may be safely administered in the home
Frequently Asked Questions
What sort of conditions require IV therapy?
Examples of conditions that often require IV therapy may include but are not limited to:
Chronic or terminal pain
Pre- or post-transplantation
Does VNA offer medication disposal services?
VNA participates in Nebraska MEDS Coalition’s safe and legal disposal of medication at no charge.
Are educational resources available for patients just getting started?
VNA’s pharmacists have compiled a comprehensive list of resources that can help patients starting their infusion pharmacy journey.