As important as it is to stay active while living with MS, it’s even more important to exercise safely. During the heat of the summer, that means taking extra precautions to ensure you break a sweat while keeping yourself safe and healthy.
IVX Health provides providers and patients with new information about their condition, how to prepare for their first infusion, tips from others in their community and more.
With the growing cost of care – especially for specialty pharmaceuticals like biologics – combined with new health plans designed to shift more of the financial responsibility to patients, every penny counts. Worrying about covering healthcare costs shouldn’t be at the forefront of anyone’s thoughts. Fortunately, there are a number of non-profit organizations and drug manufacturers that provide patient assistance programs (PAPs) to help shoulder some – and sometimes even all – of the financial burden.
As patients navigate the day-to-day of chronic disease management, it can be difficult to track medication, manage symptoms, and receive the support they need to live a healthy and fulfilled life. Fortunately, several companies took note and introduced apps to help patients understand, manage and provide insights into their condition.
Happy National Nurses week from all of us at IVX Health. We are so incredibly grateful for our nursing team, and nurses all around the world — they truly are IVXtra special. Our Director of Nursing, Matt Munden, penned a heartfelt tribute of appreciation to our amazing nurses.
An asthma attack can happen any where at any time, making it pone to unpredictability; although the uncertain nature of asthma attacks can be significantly reduced with a few simple guidelines.
A high number of medications for complex chronic conditions such as Crohn’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis (MS), and many others are being administered by intravenous infusion. These sets of modern therapies provide patients with comprehensive and innovative treatment options, but they still have to make one critical decision – where to receive their infusion.
With the oncoming wave of patients anticipated, hospital administrators are making arrangements to ensure that all patients can continue to receive care. Here’s what we may be seeing from hospitals in the next days and weeks, as they continue to triage patients to ensure that both COVID-19 patients, their families, and the public are protected.
As a nation, we’re just beginning to confront the challenge of COVID-19 and its impact on our communities. While everyone is talking about coronavirus, there is still uncertainty and limited guidance about its impact, especially for those patients living with complex chronic illness who may be receiving ongoing infusion therapy.
At IVX Health, we’re here to provide direction from the best resources and information currently available to provide common-sense approaches to handling coronavirus.
We couldn’t be more excited to welcome the founders of Just Breathe Box as an official IVX Health partner and contributing content writers. Featured as today’s guest blogger is one half of J|B Box, co-founder Jessica Donley, an MS warrior since 2013, sharing her wisdom on what she’d wish she’d known before beginning her MS infusions.