After being discharged from the hospital, you will go directly to the comfort of your home, instead of being admitted to a nursing home or rehabilitation facility. If you don’t have help at home, we can assist in coordinating in-home care during your recovery.
A large number of studies show you can greatly decrease certain health risks after surgery by healing at home.
Yes! There are many options to make sure you can heal at home safely and comfortably. Having friends, family members or neighbors help you in the days following surgery is an important part of healing at home. Professional home health care services can also provide extra care, if needed.
While most people can heal at home, it is important to talk with your healthcare provider about your health history. Unless you have one or more serious medical conditions, healing at home may be the best option for you.
People who heal at home after joint replacement surgery can receive many of the same health care services available in a nursing home or rehabilitation hospital.
Many of these devices can be rented from Bridger Orthopedics, your local medical goods store or pharmacy.