IVs: The Risks, Rewards, and Improving OutcomesJune 19th 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.
Patient Advocacy: Encouraging Patient’s Access to CareJune 18th 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.
Preparing Parenteral Medications: What Dermatologists Need to KnowJune 18th 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.
Optimize Outcomes for Pediatric Patients Who Need Infusion TherapyJune 17th 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.
Why Dermatologists Should Watch the NICA ConferenceJune 16th 2022
Brian Nyquist, MPH, the CEO of the National Infusion Center Association (NICA), talks on the engaging sessions happening this weekend at the NICA conference and its growing importance to the dermatology community.