Are You Ready for Post-Surgery?

Are You Ready for Post-Surgery?

The idea of having surgery can be scary and involve a lot of questions for the medical team. While the focus is on having a successful surgery, there also needs to be some thought put into a successful recovery once you return home.

There are numerous questions to ask before you are discharged, not the least of which is how will you actually get home? You might also need to know what foods to eat after surgery, if you’ll need medications reminders and more.

Review this infographic and talk with your healthcare provider about any concerns or how to get support so you can heal and return to your independent life.

Post Surgery Flowchart

More Posts Like This
  • Decrease Your Alzheimer’s Disease Risk

    New studies show that adopting a healthy lifestyle might reduce the risk of cognitive decline and dementia, according the Alzheimer’s Association.

    Read More
  • Care Transitions

    There is more than one long-term care solution and as people age and cope with chronic conditions, they may use more than one. Learn how to successfully help them transition from one type of care to another.

    Read More
  • Staying Calm in Crisis

    Plan now, not when there's a disaster and you need help. A family caregiver explains how her family's preparation helped them all stay calm when there was a health crisis.

    Read More