Your Lung Operation Broadcast Rights for Hospitals
The Surgical Patient Education Program of the American College of Surgeons
offers a “Your Lung Operation” Home Skills Kit that supports patients with
education and materials to learn and practice the skills needed for optimal
“Your Lung Operation” provides patients needing a lung resection with the
knowledge and training to support their full participation and optimal
recovery. The 30-minute DVD includes an overview of the lungs’ anatomy and
function and procedure options, preoperative preparation, cancer staging,
potential risks, postoperative hospital discharge, and home care.
All Joint Commission safety guidelines are incorporated into the kit, such as
site marking, ID band checks, and pneumonia and DVT prevention strategies. This
kit is an excellent teaching video for both patients and professional staff.
The American College of Surgeons is now granting single hospital networks
access to broadcast the licensed DVD program. This standard license is good for
one year and will include two “Your Lung Operation” Home Skills Kits. Each
program includes: DVD, booklet, individual information sheets that include lung
images for surgeon review and drawing; medication lists; exercise and pulmonary
rehab activity guides; and smoking cessation resources.
One-year contract, one DVD,
and two "Your Lung Operation" Home Skills Kits*
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*Additional "Your Lung Operation" Home Skills Kits may be