This online class is open to patients who are scheduled to have spinal surgery at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Sharp Memorial Hospital or Sharp Grossmont Hospital. A registered nurse will provide an overview of what to expect when having surgery at Sharp HealthCare, including detailed information on:
- How to prepare for your upcoming surgery
- What to bring with you to the hospital
- What to expect during hospitalization
- Care management after discharge from the hospital
- Recovery and pain management
Patients are welcome to have a family member attend the webinar with them. Please make sure to add any guests during the registration process using the patient's surgery date and surgeon's name.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Molly Guadarrama, RN, is a registered nurse with Sharp HealthCare.
Please note that all sessions will be held online only. You can attend via phone, computer or mobile device. You will be sent login instructions after you register in a separate email from your registration confirmation and again in with your reminder email three days before your webinar. Please check your email junk folder for the login information email from firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you do not receive the login information, please contact us at least one day in advance by calling 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, from 7 am to 7 pm.
Please make sure to log into Zoom at least five minutes before the start time of your class.
We recommend taking this class several days prior to your surgery date.