Total Joint Replacement
Lifespan Orthopedics Institute

Discharge Resources for Patients

The Total Joint Center takes pride in its ability to provide high quality care and assistance with developing a safe discharge plan for each individual patient. Every patient has the right to obtain health services from the institution, agency, or individual of their choice.

If you’re planning ahead, here are some resources available to you before your surgery:

Discharge instructions

Homecare Agencies

Download a list of the homecare agencies available in the region (PDF)

Skilled Nursing Facilities

See a list of the Rhode Island Department of Health’s skilled nursing facilities, with star ratings

Please let a member of the Total Joint Center team know if you have a preference for a specific skilled nursing facility. We can be reached at 401-793-5852.