The Day of Surgery
• If you are to take any of your medicines this morning, take them with
small sips of water only.
• Take a shower before coming to the hospital.
• Bring these with you:
─ A list of the medicines, vitamins and herbs you take
─ Health insurance card or financial assistance form
─ Identification card
Talk to your doctor or nurse if you have any questions or concerns.
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