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Joint Replacement Education

woman holding bone teaching a classOur specialized Joint Venture class offers you and your caretaker information and tools regarding joint replacement of the hip or knee. Our staff walks you through the process from pre-operative activities to going home. Joint Venture gives you a chance to meet the staff that will be caring for you during your stay.

Prepare for your joint replacement surgery from pre-admission to care at home
Meet members of the multidisciplinary team who will be caring for you every step of the way
Learn how you and your caretaker can be active participants in your care
To learn more, contact our Nurse Navigator Lisa Moeller, RN, at LMoeller@hendrickhealth.org or 325-670-5452.

During Your Stay

During your stay, our social worker and case manager will help set up equipment and home health services or skilled placement for when you are ready to discharge. Dietitians are available to meet your special needs. Physical therapists and occupational therapists will develop a plan of care to promote the highest level of function and independence after surgery.