For patients with blood clots or at risk for the formation of blood clots, regular anticoagulation monitoring, testing and treatment is often recommended. Franciscan Health offers advanced anticoagulation treatments and medications.
If you have an existing blood clot or are at risk of developing one, your physician will likely refer you for anticoagulation treatments. At Franciscan Health, our anticoagulation teams work in close contact with your physician to provide special treatments and medications that assist patients.
Our clinical staff will help you test, monitor and manage your condition. You’ll receive the most advanced medical treatments from professionals who are compassionate and offer exceptional skills - a combination that truly sets us apart.
Anticoagulation may be prescribed by your physician if you are at risk for the formation of blood clots or have an existing blood clot. Some common indications for anticoagulation therapy:
A physician referral is required to begin anticoagulation treatments. Our pharmacists work closely with the patient and his or her physician during the course of drug therapy. This team approach can decrease the risk of side effects and improve patient outcomes. Benefits of anticoagulation services at Franciscan Health include: