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.
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.
· 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