OSF Childrens Hospital

Bleeding & Clotting Disorders

309-692-5337

The Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute (BCDI) provides and facilitates state-of-the-art treatment for children and adults with hemophilia and related bleeding and thrombotic disorders . The staff includes board certified physicians in pediatric hematology/oncology, nurses, social worker, rural outreach coordinator, reimbursement specialist/patient advocate, physical therapist and dentist.

Conditions Treated

  • Hemophilia
  • von Willebrand disease
  • Congenital platelet disorders
  • Bleeding disorders in women
  • Thrombotic disorders

Other Services

  • Assistance with reimbursement issues
  • Case management (medical, financial and psychosocial)
  • Comprehensive clinic evaluations
  • Clotting factor distribution
  • Coordination of care with primary care physicians and other specialist referrals, genetic counseling, nutrition education and dental care
  • Inservice training for healthcare providers, day care centers, schools and summer camps
  • Orthopedic and PT evaluations
  • Patient and family education, home infusion training
  • Rural outreach programs and satellite clinics
  • Support groups, summer camp