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Referring Patients to Penn Home Infusion Therapy

To admit or refer a patient for Penn Home Infusion Therapy services, the patient must meet the following requirements:

  • Physician must refer
  • Patient/caregiver must be willing to learn therapy (the registered nurse will not go out for every dose)
  • Patient must be compliant with therapy ordered

Physicians, please have the following information ready when ordering infusion therapy services:

  • Drug(s)/Dose/Duration/Route
  • Type of catheter (if periphally inserted central catheter, or PICC), length, and number of lumens
  • Start of care time (AM or PM)
  • If Patient is female: pregnancy/lactation status
  • Demographic information (such as patient name, address, and telephone number)
  • Patient emergency contact information
  • Diagnosis
  • Name of the ordering physician
  • Name of the physician who will sign orders (if different from ordering physician)
  • Patient height, weight, and allergy information (where applicable)
  • Inpatient stay dates
  • Insurance information (Including secondary, if applicable)
  • Desired start of care date

To make a referral to any Penn Home Care and Hospice Services entity, please call us toll-free at 866-888-8598.