Within this section you will find documents that have been reviewed and approved by the BJC to help your organization move forward with implementing best practices for patients before the surgery. These documents are intended to provide members with an overview of the issues and principles associated with the pre-operative activities of patients waiting for or about to undergo hip or knee replacement surgery. These documents are intended to provide insight to:
- Referral processes.
- Wait times management.
- Assessing patient condition and health.
- Optimizing patient physical status.
- Educating patient and patient family.
- Creating or providing suitable patient and family education materials.
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