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The Vanderbilt Hemostasis Clinic

Resources and Websites

National Hemophilia Foundation: The National Hemophilia Foundation is dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding and clotting disorders and to preventing the complications of these disorders through education, advocacy and research.

Hemophilia Emergency Care:  This site is designed to assist you when seeking care in emergency rooms or other medical facilities aside from your treatment center. It contains information on treating joint hemorrhages, head injuries, and other bleeding situations.

Tennessee Hemophilia & Bleeding Disorders Foundation:  The Tennessee Hemophilia & Bleeding Disorders Foundation is dedicated to advocacy for and support of individuals and their families with hemophilia, related bleeding disorders and complications of those disorders or their treatment. The Foundation seeks to improve the quality of life of all those affected through the promotion and support of patient, public and professional education, counseling, research and other services so that each can fulfill his or her maximum potential.

American Thrombosis & Hemostasis Network (ATHN):  ATHN is a non-profit organization founded to advance and improve the care of individuals affected by bleeding and thrombotic disorders.

ATHNadvoy:   ATHNadvoy is an innovative healthcare web site that makes it easier for patients and their caregivers, to share important therapy data and get access to other valuable information about treatment resources and their disease.

If you're a patient or caregiver, you can use ATHNadvoy to keep an accurate, up-to-date treatment log or health log right on this site. Advoy makes it easier for you to keep in close communication with the people on your healthcare team. So if you're the kind of person who really likes to take an active role in your care, start keeping your logs online ...with ATHNadvoy!

In order to use ATHNadvoy, you must first be registered by the clinic. Please call us at 615.936.1765 if you would like more information about the Advoy service.  Click here for a tour of ATHNadvoy.

World Hemophilia Foundation:  The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with hemophilia and related bleeding disorders.

World Hemophila Day:   “The Many Faces of Bleeding Disorders – United to Achieve Treatment for All” World Hemophilia Day April 17, 2010

National HTC Interactive Map

Center for Disease Control (CDC) Bleeding Disorder Web Site

Global hemophilia Treatment Center Directory

MedicAlert Foundation

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vanderbilt Hemostasis/Hemophilia Clinic
2200 Children’s Way, 6105 DOT
Nashville, TN 37232-9830
Phone: 615-936-1765
Fax: 615-936-8400
Toll free number: 1-866-372-5663 (1-866-DR BLOOD)

 

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