National Infusion Center Association Conference

Optimizing Outcomes for Pediatric Infusion Therapy
July 18, 2022

An expert offers considerations and developmentally appropriate interventions to promote high-quality, patient-centered pediatric infusion care.

IVs: The Risks, Rewards, and Improving Outcomes
June 19, 2022

Barbara McElroy, MSN, CRNI, VA-BC, shares her expert knowledge on placing IVs and treating patients to help health care workers optimize this procedure at the 2022 National Infusion Center Association Annual Conference.

How Infusion Centers Support Dermatology Research
June 19, 2022

Lindsey Savickas, RN, BSN, and COO at Infusion Associates, explains how infusion centers can support researchers in the dermatology space in discovering more effective treatments.

The Nurse Practicing Act: What You Need to Know
June 19, 2022

Barbara McElroy, MSN, CRNI, VA-BC, explains the responsibility a nurse has to their patient and how the Nurse Practicing Act needs to be more well-known.

Infusion Centers Face Policy Threats, Opportunities
June 19, 2022

Infusion centers are very much affected by legislative action on drugs. An expert offers insights into how best to navigate the situation.

Patient Advocacy: Encouraging Patient’s Access to Care
June 18, 2022

Knowing advocacy types and how to get patients involved in advocating for themselves is a key topic in the medical world as drug access can become a confusing issue to tackle. A group of panelists at the 2022 NICA Annual Conference explained how clinicians can help their patients.

Pediatric Treatment: Finding the Right Infusion Center
June 18, 2022

Robert Dracker, MD, MHA, MBA, CPI, medical director of Summerwood Pediatrics & Infusacare Medical Services, sits down to discuss why choosing an infusion center with pediatric experience will improve treatment outcomes.

Preparing Parenteral Medications: What Dermatologists Need to Know
June 18, 2022

Growth in new biologic treatments for widespread cutaneous disease along with innovation in medications for rare conditions such as generalized pustular psoriasis have moved infusion therapy from a nice-to-know to a need-to-know point on dermatologists’ continuing learning curve. The National Infusion Center Association provides answers to commonly asked questions about biologics in an informative presentation at the end of this article.

The Challenges of Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
June 18, 2022

At the 2022 National Infusion Center Association Annual Conference, Kelly Gordon, PharmD, answered why diagnosing GPP is so difficult and what to look for to optimize patient care.

Optimize Outcomes for Pediatric Patients Who Need Infusion Therapy
June 17, 2022

Robert Dracker, MD, MHA, MBA, CPI discussed considerations and developmentally appropriate interventions to promote high quality, patient-centered pediatric infusion care in a presentation at the 2022 National Infusion Center Association Annual Conference.