After receiving anesthesia, the nurses provide specialized care to patients immediately following surgery. Vital signs, pain management, and wound care are closely monitored during recovery. Learn more about surgery in Interior Health.

Resources

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery- Discharge Booklet

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery- Discharge Booklet

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there pre-service instructions for the patient

Yes. You will receive discharge instructions from your nurse and surgeon prior to leaving the hospital.

Is a referral required?

No

Do I need a ride home?

Yes. You are considered legally impaired for 24 hours and can not operate a vehicle.

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250-392-4411(main switchboard)
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Creston BC V0B 1G0

250-428-2286(main switchboard)
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East Kootenay Regional Hospital

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Cranbrook BC V1C 3H9

250-426-5281(main switchboard)
Elk Valley Hospital
Post Anaesthetic Care
Elk Valley Hospital

1501 - 5th Avenue
Fernie BC V0B 1M0

250-423-4453(main switchboard)
Golden & District Hospital
Post Anaesthetic Care
Golden & District Hospital

835 - 9th Avenue South
Golden BC V0A 1H0

250-344-5271(main switchboard)
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2268 Pandosy Street
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250-862-4000(main switchboard)
Kootenay Boundary Chronic Kidney Disease Clinic
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Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

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Trail BC V1R 4M1

250-368-3311(main switchboard)
Kootenay Lake Hospital
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Nelson BC V1L 2V1

250-352-3111(main switchboard)
Penticton Mental Health & Substance Use
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550 Carmi Avenue
Penticton BC V2A 3G6

250-492-4000(main switchboard)
Queen Victoria Hospital
Post Anaesthetic Care
Queen Victoria Hospital

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Revelstoke BC V0E 2S0

250-837-2131(main switchboard)
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Kamloops BC V2C 2T1

250-374-5111(main switchboard)

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