Infusion Therapy in the COVID Era

Infusion centers play an important role in facilitating patient safety and comfort during cancer treatment. In the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) era, this mission is more critical than ever.

Serving vulnerable cancer patients is challenging at the best of times, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only heightened the issues facing infusion center staff. Facilities and protocols at health care and infusion centers need to be up-to-date and adaptable to combat the potential for infection and ensure patient safety and comfort.

Download this eBook to learn from Robert A. Figlin, MD, deputy director and Steven Spielberg Family Chair in Hematology-Oncology at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, about COVID-informed clinic protocols and from infection prevention consultant Sharon Ward-Fore about state-of the-art techniques for disinfection, airborne contagion control, and patient management. Discover how infusion centers are responding to the challenges of COVID-19 and how new clinical protocols and equipment innovations such as treatment recliners can be utilized to ease the burden of care and support patient comfort.