COVID Information: Review our current visitor policies or visit the COVID-19 Resource Center. *For everyone’s safety, masks are required at all times in our facilities. Thank you.

Surgical Information

Thank you for choosing Kearney Regional! Your health is our top. We also strive to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

What to expect:

  • You will get phone calls within 48 hours of your scheduled procedure from:
    – A pre-admissions nurse to discuss your health history, current medications, and preparation for arrival.
    – Our registration department to discuss insurance and demographics so your registration process will go smoothly.
  • We recommend you block out the entire day of your procedure to ensure you get the care and rest you need.

Please also consider:

  • Having someone drive you home after your procedure
  • Wear loose clothing and remove jewelry and piercings the day of your procedure

What to bring:

  • Insurance cards
  • Valid photo ID
  • List of medication and doses you are currently taking
  • Advanced directive/living will if you have one
  • Items to occupy you while you wait
  • Assistant devices that you may already be using such as crutches, walkers, braces, etc.

Going Home

Every effort is made to complete your discharge by 2 p.m., so you can fill prescriptions, avoid rush hour traffic, and get settled at home before evening.

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