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Patient's Guide to Heart Transplant Surgery

Information for Family and Friends

  • Support Groups
  • Support Services
    A monthly support group is held on the first Tuesday of every month for both heart and lung transplant patients and their families. Both pre and post-transplant patients attend this group that provides patients with an opportunity to share their experiences with one another. More information...
  • Visitors
    Visiting hours in the ICU are variable. Visitors are welcome to be at your bedside as long as no tests or treatments are being done on you. Sometimes visitors may be asked to leave if another patient is having a test or treatment. More information...
  • Hospital Rules
    You will be in the Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CICU) for the first few days after surgery. More information...



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