Patient Care Guides
Valuable patient information can be found in our Patient Care Guides. This section provides downloadable documents in topics such as: Chemotherapy, Healthy Eating, Pain Management, and much more.
When to Call Us
Call During Regular Office Hours (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday).
- If you have questions about your medication, treatment or side effects.
- If you’re having nutrition problems.
- If you need a prescription refilled
- Please call by 3 p.m. and have your pharmacy’s phone number.
- For narcotics such as Percocet, MS Contin or Oxycontin, plan to either come into the office for a written prescription or allow 5 days for the written prescription to be mailed. By law, your pharmacy must have a written prescription. No narcotic prescriptions can be written on weekends.
- If you notice new numbness or tingling of fingers or toes.
- Call us for any problem that is important to you. There is no need to be miserable. If a certain medication is not working, call and let us know. Chances are we can prescribe or suggest something to make you more comfortable.
Emergencies & Phone Calls
863-603-6565 or toll-free 866-823-4405
When should you call? Any time you feel you need to!
Call anytime – day or night – if
|Chemotherapy and/or Radiation Therapy Patients||Post Surgical Patients|
|Fever 100.5 F. degrees or greater||Fever 101 F. degrees or greater|
|Uncontrollable nausea or diarrhea||Uncontrollable nausea or diarrhea|
|Pain medication is not working||Pain medication is not working|
|Chest pains or shortness of breath||Blood in the urine|
|Severe shaking or chills||Black, tarry bowel movement|
|Blood in the urine||Constipation with intense abdominal cramping|
|Black, tarry bowel movement||Increased bruising or pinpoint red or purple spots anywhere on the body|
|Constipation with intense abdominal cramping|
|Changes in your vision or hearing|
|Increased bruising or pinpoint red or purple spots anywhere on the body|