The Patient Channel is an in-hospital TV channel (Channel 49) delivered to patient rooms and waiting areas. It provides viewers with original, award-winning programs on various health topics, and provide information to help patients manage a medical condition and improve health. Important wellness and recovery information is available.
Major topic areas include:
- Heart disease and stroke
- Pain management
- High blood pressure
- Respiratory health (asthma, smoking cessation)
- General health and wellness
Frisbie website visitors also have 24-hour access to videos at The Patient Channel site (password: 01058).
We encourage patients to view the video, Staying Safe in the Hospital: Patient Essentials, before your next visit. Topics covered in this video include how to communicate effectively with hospital staff and how being a partner with the healthcare team improves health outcomes. This video is located in the Health and Wellness section.