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Ambulatory Care Unit

South Shore Hospital's Ambulatory Care Department sees thousands of patients annually who need specialty infusions, procedures and medication injections.  An order from a provider on-staff is required.  These infusion therapies include:

  • Blood Transfusions
  • Antibiotics
  • Chemotherapy
  • Immune Globulin (IVIG)
  • Remicade
  • Solumedrol
  • Iron Preparations
  • General hydrations

Nursing procedures include:

  • Therapeutic phlebotomy
  • Dressing change
  • Port-a-cath access with lab draws
  • PICC insertions by the IV team

MD procedures performed by the ordering doctor include:

  • Lumbar puncture
  • Thoracentesis
  • Paracentesis
  • Wound I & D
  • General exams

Scheduling an Appointment

Appointments are required and are scheduled by calling the Central Scheduling Department at 781-624-4090.

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday  7 am-4 pm
Saturday 7 am-3 pm

Please call the Ambulatory Care Unit at 781-624-8690 for more information.


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