This service includes vital sign monitoring (Blood pressure, Heartrate, Respirations, Pulse Ox, Inches and Weight), focused assessment, and observation of patient following surgery. Medication review will be conducted, and a medication chart will be created as ordered by your surgeon. Your nurse will serve as your liaison between you and your healthcare team, to communicate your needs in a medically professional manner. This increases the changes of your surgeon having the most accurate information to determine your medical needs should an incident occur after leaving their clinic.
Your nurse will communicate with family and friends to allow for proper rest immediately after surgery. Your nurse will follow all orders per your surgeon during the timeframes that you have selected to have nursing services. Education will be provided to you and anyone that you have selected to take part in your care.