Outpatient Oncology Services, located at 803 W. Market St., Suite 200. St. Rita's Outpatient Oncology Services include:
- Chemotherapy Infusion
- Chemotherapy Education
- IV (Intravenous) Hydration
- Transfusions of Many Types of Blood Products
- Oncology Procedures
- Care for routine med port and pick line maintenance
- Provenge Therapy
- Bladder Installation
- Iron Infusions
- Therapeutic Phlebotomies
All of the nurses are cross-trained to work in both the outpatient and inpatient units, with 100% of the nurses being certified in oncology nursing (Oncology Certified Nurses-OCN). Certified oncology nurses assure patients they are receiving care from the most qualified nurses in the field. St. Rita's Outpatient Oncology Unit also has a dedicated oncology social worker, a dietitian and spiritual care services to help patients and their families.
The unit's hours are Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Treatments are scheduled around the patient’s daily routine, allowing patients to maintain as normal of a life as possible while receiving treatments.
St. Rita's offers numerous support services and support groups to assist patients and their families in the fight against cancer diseases.