What To Expect
Your physician recommends you begin infusion therapy. What happens next?
Arthritis and Rheumatology of Georgia - Prior Authorization Department will confirm that your insurance provides coverage for your treatment.
Once you, as well as your insurance carrier authorized treatment, our office will contact you to schedule your initial infusion appointment.
Your first appointment.
One of our infusion nurses will call you from the waiting room and will obtain your weight and a full set of vital signs.
Your nurse will ask you the following questions:
*If you are experiencing a cold or symptoms of a cold, please call and speak with an infusion nurse prior to your appointment to determine if you should receive an infusion. Receiving an infusion may decrease your body’s ability to fight off some types of infection.