Promotion of Continence and Management of Incontinence - Pembrokeshire County Council

Adult Learning Courses

Promotion of Continence and Management of Incontinence

Designed For:

All Nurses, care staff in day, domiciliary and residential services for adults; care workers and informal carers; care workers employed under Direct Payments. Any care staff requiring updated information and knowledge on incontinence management.

 

 Course Aim:

The course is aimed at updating existing knowledge and skills in maintaining continence / managing incontinence and to provide good catheter care. Teaching practical measures to help staff manage continence issues better and to improve outcomes for clients.

 

 What’s included?

·         Hints and tips for a healthy bladder and bowel

·         Identifying when to signpost to an appropriate health professional for assessment

·         Catheter Care

·         Correct use of Sheaths and appliances

·         Pad fitting and troubleshooting

ID: 3605, revised 02/08/2018