Hemophilia Treatment Center
A diagnostic and treatment facility comprised of a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team of medical professionals who specialize in treating individuals with hemophilia and related bleeding disorders. HTCs treat the whole person and the family, through continuous supervision of all the medical and psychosocial aspects of bleeding disorders. HTC multidisciplinary teams may include hematologists, pediatricians, orthopedists, physical therapists, nurses, dentists, social workers and other mental health professionals. HTCs can refer patients to other specialists for services that are not provided in-house. HTC care can reduce or eliminate complications in patients with bleeding disorders.
Resource: NHF Toolkit
Assisting and Advocating for the Bleeding Disorders Community