How to order the test and treatment
Providers can use either EPIC or the paper forms to order testing and treatment. Follow the instructions below. Please note that we are expanding the treatment to include pregnant and breastfeeding patients who otherwise meet the criteria and have received counseling. Details of arranging this counseling are in the Tipsheets.
Order the Test:
It is important that a COVID-19 antigen or PCR test is ordered for results to be received in time for the patient to be eligible to receive this treatment.
In Epic, please follow the instructions in the hip tip below to order the antigen test.
Epic HIP TIP for ordering the antigen test
Non-Epic providers can order the COVID-19 Antigen however desired. In order to have the test collected at a BJC Specimen Collection Site, please use the form below and fax to our central team.
BJC Specimen Collection Site Antigen Test Form
For tests collected outside of BJC, please fax the positive Antigen or PCR test with the order form for treatment (below).
Please use the document below for talking points to use in counseling and gaining consent from patients for treatment.
Talking points for providers to use with patients
For qualifying patients who receive a positive test results, follow the instructions below for ordering mAb therapy.
Order the treatment:
For qualifying patients who receive positive test results, there are two options to order treatment: paper option to be faxed or electronic option through Epic. There are different forms and tip sheets because the Missouri infusion clinics are on Epic and the Illinois infusion clinics are on Meditech. Please follow the instructions based on the location where the patient wants to receive treatment.
Epic HIP TIP for Ordering Treatment in Missouri (BJH/CH) Epic HIP TIP for Ordering Treatment in Illinois (MHB)
Please fill out the forms in their entirety and sign the bottom of the order form. Failure to do so could result in your patient being unable to receive treatment.
Order Sheet and Attestation for Missouri (BJH/CH) Order Sheet and Attestation for Illinois (MHB)
Once the order is placed, an infusion center team member will contact the patient to schedule treatment and will provide details on monoclonal antibody treatment and instructions for the facility where treatment will be administered.