Western Maine Health bringing quality care to you, through iCare Where all employees work for you with integrity Where we offer compassionate care Where we are accountable for the superior care we provide Where patients of all ages are treated with respect Where our physicians and staff strive for excellence Stephens Memorial Hospital awarded the 2013 Leapfrog Award for Top Rural Hospital
Email to a friend    Printer Friendly Page
Like us on Facebook

Ask a Health Educator
Joint Camp

"Joint Camp provided me with all the information I needed to be prepared for surgery.  Everyone I met was pleasant, caring and willing to take the time to answer my questions.  I would recommend this program to anyone."

Evelyn Maxfield,
Joint Camp Participant

Preparing you for your joint replacement 

Joint Camp is available to all patients who are having knee or hip replacement at Stephens Memorial Hospital. These are two hour education classes where Registered Nurses, an Occupational Therapist, and a Physical Therapist will discuss:

  • The basics of surgery
  • How to prepare for your surgery
  • What to do when you get home
  • Home safety tips
  • How to use devices that will help you around the house, in the bathroom and outdoors
  • Q&A - specific to your joint replacement

Schedule of Upcoming Class Dates - 2014


Health Information

181 Main Street, Norway, Maine 04268 | (207) 743-5933, TTY (for the hearing impaired): (207) 743-1597