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Monday
13
June
2011
Joint Camp
Category   Class
Topic   Joint Replacement Program - Joint Camp
Location   Stephens Memorial Hospital
Start Date   06/13/2011
End Date   06/13/2011
Start Time   10:00 am
End Time   12:00 pm
Description   Register to take part in our free Joint Camp!

Joint Camp is recommended for all patients who are having knee or hip replacement at Stephens Memorial Hospital. These two hour education classes are offered every 3 weeks. Your “coach,” a friend or family member to help you through your recovery, is encouraged to attend this class with you. Our four specially trained instructors: two Registered Nurses, an Occupational Therapist, and a Physical Therapist will discuss:

• What you can expect before surgery
• Basic anatomy & surgical process
Home preparation and safety
• Pain Management
• Hospital Stay Expectations
• After hospital plan: rehabilitation, home health or
home with a coach
Equipment demos – walkers and what you may use after surgery
• Q&A - specific to your joint replacement
Cost/Fee   Free
Contact Information   207-743-5366
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