Heart & Vascular

Living with an Aortic Aneurysm Support Group

Living with a thoracic aortic aneurysm can be overwhelming. This support group provides mutual emotional support and information for patients living with a thoracic aortic aneurysm, their families and support network. Discussion is focused on personal experiences, concerns, coping strategies and triumphs to reinforce education and decrease anxiety about an aortic aneurysm diagnosis. The Hoag Living with an Aortic Aneurysm Support Group is facilitated by a licensed nurse practitioner and clinical nurse navigator from the Elaine & Robert Matranga Aortic Center.

Please note, this group is intended for patients living with a thoracic aortic aneurysm. For thoracic aortic dissection survivors and their loved ones, please join the Hoag Aortic Dissection Survivor Support Group.

This group will be held virtually via Zoom. Instructions on how to access Zoom and meeting login details will be provided through email confirmation, once participants have completed the registration process.

Virtual Support Group Acknowledgement

By registering for this community education virtual group, I acknowledge Hoag cannot guarantee the security and privacy of the virtual group or my environment. I understand Hoag has taken precautions to safeguard information shared during community education virtual groups to maximize the safety and cyber security of all participants. As with any virtual service, there are risks and benefits, associated with the use of technology; Benefits include the enablement of health care staff at different locations to provide safe, effective and convenient access to the group through the use of technology; Risks associated with the use of technology, include equipment failure, poor images and information security issues. Our goal is to protect the privacy of all individuals at Hoag. For this reason, you and any other people taking part in this community education virtual group, are not permitted to photograph, video, and/or audio record any part of the virtual group.

I understand that my participation in the virtual group does not establish a care treatment relationship and that everyone attending the virtual group may be able to see and hear each participant.

 

Price: Free
Location: Live Stream
Registration Type: Online Registration

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