NHIA is here to support our members with guidance and recommendations during this unprecedented time. As cases of COVID-19 are increasing, the use of alternate site solutions will be in high-demand, and home and specialty infusion providers will play a critical role in supporting patients. Below are industry recommendations and guidance for how to prepare to respond to an outbreak of COVID-19.
Pharmacy Management (*Note: Collaborate with the physician on patient care recommendations prior to implementation.)
Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility
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