Total Joint Preparation & Recovery Post-Test
1. The pre-registration will be done in the Emergency Room & take:
2. Medicated soap will be provided and should be used the night before or the morning of surgery:
3. I will be given the opportunity to speak with the surgeon and anesthesiologist before surgery?
4. The post-operative pain goal for me will be a ZERO:
5. My success depends SOLELY on :
5. I don't need to bring my home medications; The hospital has lots of medications I can take:
6. The biggest side effect of narcotic pain medication is:
7. I will be on an anticoagulant to thin my blood and keep me from getting a blood clot:

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Health Literacy

It is our goal at South Texas Surgical Hospital to provide the highest quality and safest care possible for our patients. If you have a concern about quality and/or safety during your visit with South Texas Surgical Hospital, we encourage you to bring it to our attention. 

Please notify us by phone or mail:

 South Texas Surgical Hospital

6130 Parkway Dr. 

Corpus Christi TX, 78414

Administration: 361-993-2000

You may also contact the Joint Commission as follows:

The Joint Commission

Office of Quality and Patient Safety

One Renaissance Blvd.

Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Fax Number: 630-792-5936


South Texas Surgical Hospital

& Outpatient Center

6130 Parkway Dr.

Corpus Christi TX 78414