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  • St. Mary's OPTIMUM Care Program
    Outpatient Treatment and Infusion Management Under Medical Care  

    OPTIMUM Care is an ambulatory outpatient service located at St. Mary’s Hospital. It provides outpatient treatment options and schedules appointment hours with the patient’s convenience in mind.

    OPTIMUM CARE OFFERINGS 

    Our optimumskilled nursing staff is dedicated to treating patients of all ages during non-urgent, medically necessary prescheduled visits for: 

    • Catheter changes
    • Wound certified nurses
    • Complex wound care/troubleshooting
    • Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure (VAC)
    • Blood transfusion
    • Colostomy troubleshooting/teaching
    • Tracheostomy changes
    • Antibiotic therapy
    • Medical injections
    • IV therapy
    • PICC line insertion

    THE OPTIMUM CARE ADVANTAGE
    By using OPTIMUM Care services, patients can reduce the length of inpatient hospital stays or avoid hospitalization for services that can be provided on an outpatient basis. Following treatment, patients can resume their regular activities for the day. OPTIMUM Care gives non-homebound patients a cost-effective alternative for care.

    A HIGHER LEVEL OF COMFORT
    OPTIMUM Care services can reduce or eliminate days of hospitalization, thereby allowing patients the opportunity to recover in the comfort of their homes. Patients that require recurrent treatment will get to know and become comfortable with the skilled nursing staff dedicated to treating OPTIMUM Care patients.

    CONVENIENT HOURS
    Although regular OPTIMUM care hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, the staff can vary hours to meet patients’ needs. Our program gives patients the flexibility to schedule appointments before work or during lunch breaks.

    CONTACT US
    For more information on OPTIMUM care services, please call 815.673.4627.


    PHYSICIAN ORDER FORM 

    Physicians can fax orders to 815.673.4620