The following information is available in full booklet format. Specific instructions may vary as directed
by your care provider. Please speak with your care provider to receive a copy
in the full booklet format prior to your procedure.
The staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital wants to make your stay here as pleasant
and comfortable as possible. We understand that most people have questions and
some concerns about having an operation. Feeling nervous or scared is normal.
Information about what to expect during your hospital stay can help reduce these
worries and fears.
This information can help answer some of your questions and prepare you for
your operation and recovery.
Keep in mind that every doctor has their own routine and each
patient is unique. Therefore, this information may not answer all of your questions. Feel
free to discuss additional questions with your doctor or nurse.
Our goal is for you to have a remarkable patient experience at Saint Joseph
Mercy Health System.