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Wellness Seminar: Planning for a Successful Hospital Stay and Recuperation
Thursday, November 8, 2018, 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Forest Hills of DC
4901 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009
Health and Wellness
PLEASE NOTE REGISTRATION CLOSES NOVEMBER 2
Enjoy a complimentary lunch in this two-hour presentation on how to plan for a successful hospital stay and recuperation. In this presentation, you’ll get tactics on how to reduce your stress when facing a scheduled surgery or an unplanned accident that lands you in the hospital. Learn how to manage your decision-making process when confronted with many options for achieving your recovery.
This presentation will walk you through the process of getting through surgery, a good rehabilitation experience, and a positive transition to home. It will detail various options, including acute rehabilitation, sub-acute rehabilitation, and home therapy services.
· Rehabilitation and recovery options
· Hospitalization stay and discharge procedures
· Insurance factors and coverage
· Home care services and options
· And more
Facilitator: Jennifer M. Brown, B.S., M.ED
Venue is ADA compliant.
Transportation is free for Full Members; $15 round trip for Supporting and Prospective Members. We will depart Southwest at 11am for the 12pm presentation. You may also provide your own transportation to Forest Hills but an RSVP through the Waterfront Village website is required for attendance.
Complimentary buffet lunch will be provided.