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All patients having surgery will be prepared for surgery by members of the health care team.
You will first check in at the Admitting Office. You will then be escorted to the family liaison waiting area where you will wait until you are called to the preoperative area.
When in the preoperative area:
Read about BWH Improvements to the Surgical Journey.
If you are chilly when you are brought into the air-conditioned Operating Room, do not hesitate to ask for a blanket.
When the surgery is over, you:
While in the Recovery Room you will be allowed brief visits with your loved one.
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