Infusion therapy is prescribed when oral medication is not possible, effective, or appropriate for a particular illness or patient. The therapy involves administering medicine directly into the body through a blood vessel, muscle, or the spinal cord. Infusion therapy is commonly used to treat patients with chronic illnesses such as arthritis, cancer, infections, and chronic pain. We work to make our infusion patients as comfortable as possible with reclining infusion therapy chairs, private infusion rooms, and a quiet atmosphere.
We offer infusion therapy for patients who need help with:
UMMC services related to infusion therapy include:
Schedule an appointment
University physicians and nurse practitioners who order medical infusion through the UMMC pharmacy can schedule appointments with a patient service coordinator at one of our three infusion clinics.
To refer a patient to UMMC for medical infusion:
We provide medical infusion therapy in three Jackson locations:Northeast Jackson - UMMC
5903 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
Wiser Hospital for Women and Infants
- Patients 16 and older
UMMC Main Campus
2500 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216
UMMC Cancer Center and Research Institute at Jackson Medical Mall
- Young adult to older adult females
350 Woodrow Wilson Drive
Jackson, MS 39213
- Young adults to the elderly