Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020 at 9:00am
To help make your recovery go smoothly, UPMC St. Margaret offers a pre-operative hip and knee joint replacement education class.
This two hour informal class reviews what to expect with surgery and your recovery. You and a family member or care giver can attend. Any questions that you or your family member may have can be answered any time during the class.
Topics discussed: How to prepare for surgery so you are at your best, post operative nursing care, pain management, prevention of post operative problems, discharge planning, and the options for discharge so you can plan ahead.
If you have any questions prior to the class, you may call our hotline at 412-784-2777 [Call: 412-784-2777] or Ruth Harris, the Orthopedic Nurse Navigator, at 412-784-4844 [Call: 412-784-4844] .
Location: Van Horn Pavilion
Time: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM and 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020 at 7:30pm Eastern Time
Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020 at 5:30pm Eastern Time
Streaming online via One Day University
Monday, Aug 24, 2020 at 12:00pm Eastern Time
JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR