Outpatient Nursing Service At Greenwood County Hospital In Eureka KS

GWCH Outpatient Nursing, Eureka, KSIntravenous Therapy for Acute and Chronic Illnesses

At Greenwood County Hospital, we offer infusion therapy for individuals who require either one-time or ongoing intravenous therapy for a variety of acute and chronic illnesses. Our infusion clinic is overseen by caring, qualified medical professionals. These dedicated caregivers provide physician-prescribed treatments for patients with a variety of needs.

Infusion Therapy/Clinic Services

  • Common Infusions

    • Antibiotics: Some infections do not respond to oral antibiotics and need more aggressive treatment. Conditions that often require intravenous antibiotics include cellulitis, a bacterial infection in the skin and tissue, osteomyelitis, a bone infection, urinary tract infections and pneumonia.
    • Blood: Anemia is inadequate hemoglobin and can be caused by bleeding, vitamin or mineral deficiency and various diseases. Blood transfusions may be needed in addition to treatment of the underlying cause of anemia.
    • Hydration and Electrolyte Replacement: Dehydration can result from prolonged vomiting, diarrhea and diseases, including diabetes. Loss of electrolytes often accompanies dehydration. Replacing water and electrolytes can help restore a proper balance while the underlying cause is being treated.
  • Other Services Offered

    • Therapeutic SQ and IM injections
    • Specialty drug administrations
    • Maintenance of vascular access lines, such as PICCs and PACs
    • Therapeutic phlebotomy
    • Wound care dressing changes
    • Ostomy care
  • Other Conditions Treated

    • Immune disorders
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Psoriasis
    • Iron deficiency
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Osteopenia
    • Allergy injections

Contact, Hours and Location Information

  • Greenwood County Hospital Location For GWCH

    Outpatient Nursing Services

    At the Greenwood County Hospital

Questions?

You may contact the Outpatient Nursing Services Department in the Greenwood County Hospital at (620) 583-0520.