Morning of Surgery

Checklist the Morning of Surgery

  • Take medications as instructed at your preoperative visit with a sip of water

  • You may brush your teeth but do not drink water

  • Wash with the Chlorhexdine Cloths provided to you at your preoperative visit. Use the cloths as instructed during your preadmission visit and at Joint Venture Class

  • Put your walker in your car, if you have one. Be sure you have put your name on your walker.

  • Put your suitcase in the car with everything packed as listed above.

  • Bring your purple check in sheet with you to the hospital

  • Bring your blood slip and bracelet with you to the hospital