Preparing for Surgery
Instructions for all patients preparing for surgery and the descriptions of the different types of admissions are provided for your information:
Pre Assessment Clinic (PAC) Visit - Patients that have been scheduled for surgery that requires a stay in hospital of more than 24 hours are usually booked for a Pre Assessment Clinic Visit. This visit will occur anywhere from 30 days prior to the booked operation date, to the day before. At this visit you will receive in-depth pre-operative teaching and/or medical/anesthesia consultations.
PAC Visit Instructions (PDF)
Should you need assistance at home after surgery, home care services are available by calling 306-655-4300.