Highland Hospital / Departments - Centers / Highland Surgery Center / The Day of Surgery / What to Bring What to Bring and What to Leave Home What to Bring A list of your medications Medical insurance cards Eye glasses and case Hearing aids Dentures and case Slippers List of important phone numbers (family, friends, etc.) Hair ties or rubber bands to control long hair Any crutches or braces your surgeon has instructed you to bring Reading material, crossword puzzles C-PAP and/or B-PAP Mobile phone and/or tablet Do Not Wear Contact lenses Nail polish Jewelry including wedding bands, rings, and earrings, and body piercings Do not bring Valuables. The hospital is not responsible for your personal items or valuables Electrical appliances such as hair dryers, electric razors, TVs, and other audio/video equipment If Scheduled For an Overnight Stay Clothing: We provide patients with hospital gowns. Personal bedclothes may be worn with approval from the nursing staff. Toiletries: All patients are furnished with basic toiletries. Ask your nurse if specific items are needed. Personal items: Keep dentures, glasses, and hearing aids in your bedside table. Don’t leave them on your food tray. The hospital will not replace these items if they are lost.