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Capital Health is the only area hospital to earn inclusion in the US News and World Report Best Hospitals ranking.Capital Health Regional Medical Center was ranked as a high performing hospital in four specialties: Gastroenterology, Urology, Nephrology, Pulmonology. Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell (formerly Mercer) was rated as high performing in three specialty areas: Geriatrics and Orthopedics and Nephrology.
You will not be as active the first few weeks after surgery which increases your risk for blood clots. Your doctor may prescribe a medication (known generically as an anticoagulant) to prevent you from developing blood clots.
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