Minnie Hamilton Health System offers antibody infusion to COVID patients
GRANTSVILLE — Minnie Hamilton Health System in Grantsville is offering an infusion to help COVID patients.
Minnie Hamilton this week announced the arrival of the infusion on its Facebook page for qualifying patients.
The treatment, Bmlanivimab, is a neutralizing antibody that keeps COVID patients out of the hospital and speeds their recovery.
The treatments are limited to those who are at high risk of becoming seriously ill or hospitalization.
The Grantsville clinic administers the one-time, 30-minute treatment to those who are eligible, which is determined by primary care physicians.