TPN: Total Parenteral Nutrition

Delivering Exceptional Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) Home Infusion Services

AmeriPharma’s unwavering commitment to patients, along with our staff’s expertise, have made us the preferred choice for patients who are prescribed with Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN). We provide TPN to all ages.

 

We accept Medicare and most private insurances.

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  • Free Discreet Delivery

    We deliver Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) Home Infusion materials to the patient’s address of choice in discreet packaging at no additional cost. TPN is packaged differently based on weather so patients always receive their TPN in the proper condition.

  • Expedite Hospital Discharge

    Patients can leave the hospital sooner and lower their medical bill by receiving TPN in the comfort of their own homes.

  • Full Accreditations

    Dual accreditation by URAC and ACHC show that we meet the highest industry standards to deliver the best possible patient experience.

  • Full-Service Coordination

    We work with the patient’s insurance and doctors to coordinate prescriptions, prior authorizations, refills, and deliveries. Our patient care coordinators remove these responsibilities from the patient so they’re free to focus on their treatment.

  • 24/7/365 Availability

    Our nurses, pharmacists and support staff are available 24/7/365 to help patients troubleshoot any pump or TPN Home Infusion issues and expedite any requests for equipment.

  • Financial Assistance & Advocacy

    We act on the patient’s behalf to secure financial aid and decrease out-of-pocket expenses. To date, AmeriPharma™ Specialty Care has secured $55 million in financial assistance for our patients.

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We accept Medicare and most private insurances. Contact us to find out more about your coverage.

Your AmeriPharma™ Team of Specialists

Our team of specialists work together to provide the best possible care and treatment.

Clinical Pharmacist

Clinical Pharmacist

Ensures accurate compounding, formula, and delivering & handling so that the patient receives their TPN infusion in the best possible condition.

Registered Dietitian

Registered Dietitian

Analyzes patient’s nutrional needs to help create the right TPN formula and monitors patient to ensure they’re correctly nourished.

Patient Care Coordinator

Patient Care Coordinator

Works with insurance and doctors to coordinate prescriptions, prior authorizations, refills, and deliveries, so patients can focus on their treatment.

Infusion Nurse

Infusion Nurse

Visit the patient as many times as needed until they are confident handling the TPN infusion themselves. Our elite team of CRNI-Certified nurses have at least 5 years of infusion experience.

 

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Service Area

AmeriPharma’s Home Infusion services are available in multiple states throughout the US. We are fully licensed and able to extend our services in the areas marked in blue in the map below.

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Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) is an intravenous or IV method of feeding that uses a formula containing minerals, electrolytes, vitamins, protein, fat, and carbohydrates to deliver daily nutrition to those who cannot absorb nutrients through their gastrointestinal tract.

Indications

  • Short bowel syndrome
  • Pancreatitis chronic/acute
  • Crohn’s disease regional enteritis
  • Enterocutaneous fistula
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Intestinal malabsorption, steatorrhea
  • Gastroparesis
  • Paralysis of the intestine
  • Acute/chronic vascular insufficiency of intestine

How it Works

Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) is infused through a large vein, bypassing the gastrointestinal tract. TPN infusion helps to provide daily nutrients when the body does not have a functioning gastrointestinal tract such as in some stages of ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease.

Taking TPN Safely

TPN is always stored in the refrigerator until ready for use. It should be removed from the refrigerator and brought to room temperature for 2 hours before being infused into the vein. Use sterilized dressing to prevent infection and contamination. Check for signs of blockage and keep injection area sterilized.

How long does TPN take to administer?

TPN is usually used for 10 to 12 hours a day, five to seven times a week. Most TPN patients administer the infusion for 12 to 14 hours during the night so that they are free of administering during the day. For your convenience, we also offer a travel pouch to place under clothing if feeding during the day.

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