Totally Committed: A Joint Replacement Experience
This two-hour class is for all scheduled total hip or knee replacement patients. The class runs every other Monday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. and is designed to educate and empower the patient who will be undergoing either a total knee or total hip replacement. The class discusses all aspects of the total joint experience from pre-op testing, surgery, the hospital experience and after care expectations.
Class speakers include: a pharmacist, an occupational therapist, infection control nurse, physical therapist, surgery nurse and the orthopedic clinic nurse.
To schedule an appointment with one of our skilled orthopedic surgeons, Michael McCarty, M.D., Scott Franssen, D.O, please call Community Hospital Surgical and Orthopedic Clinic at 308-344-8376. Questions can be directed to Community Hospital’s Joint Education Coordinator, Bobbi Jones, RN at 308-344-8531.
Download these educational materials to prepare for your surgery: