Patient Education & Support

Our Patient Education Program at National Jewish Health provides many free educational opportunities and support groups to assist patients and caregivers with managing illnesses and chronic conditions.

Attend adult and pediatric education classes, watch health videos, and download free patient education materials.

 

Preparing For Tests

Preparing for Your Test

Test Facts explain the test(s) you may be scheduled for, what to expect during the test and how to prepare for the test  (i.e. medications to withhold, when to stop eating).

 

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Download Education Materials

Learn about your diseases

It can be overwhelming as a patient or caregiver to learn about the many facets of managing an illness or chronic condition. Download free Med Facts and Understanding Booklets to learn more about your disease.

 

Patient Education Classes

Patient Education Classes

There are a number of free weekly group classes for patients and family members. Nurses, physical therapists, recreational therapists, pharmacists and nutritionists teach the classes. Discussion is encouraged.

Support Groups

Attend a Support Group

National Jewish Health encourages you to participate in support groups to foster a sense of community and get information in a supportive and caring fashion.

Attend a Support Group

Individual Patient Education

Individual Patient Education

Patient education plans are designed by our caregivers to meet the needs of each individual patient and their family. Working one-on-one with educators, patients learn and demonstrate skills such as taking medication, and they practice problem solving. Call our Patient Education Coordinator,  Ann Mullen, RN, MSN, AE-C at 303.398.1410, with questions.

Health Insights

Health Insights

Trusted health insights from our experts can help you learn to live a healthier life.