ET Nurse Services - services

By: Et Nurse  09-12-2011
Keywords: health care, Health Care Professionals, Incontinence

-Mark the site on the abdomen where the stoma will be located.

-Provide pre-op and post-op teaching regarding ostomy surgery.

-Problem solve peristomal skin problems, ostomay appliance issues.-Provide education to the patient, family and other health care professionals.

-Provide education to patients, family and health care providers regarding how to prevent wounds, how to treat wounds, product selection, treatment administration, specialized treatments (ie. Compression Therapy).

-Assess existing wounds (ie. using Doppler assessment).

-When wounds are assessed to be healable, provide product and treatment options to improve/heal these wounds, make necessary referrals to other health care professionals when required, provide specialized care (ie. sharp debridement). -When wounds are not expected to heal, make suggestions to manage pain, odor and prevent futher deterioration or infection of the wound. -Assess patient regarding type of incontinence. -Make suggestions to improve episodes of incontenence. -Make referrals to other health care professionals when required. -Provide teaching to the patient, family or other health care providers (ie. intermittent self catheterization).

Keywords: health care, Health Care Professionals, Incontinence

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ET Nurse Services - solutions

Can be placed into the pouch after it is emptied and rinsed or into a new pouch. Can be placed into the emptied and rinsed pouch or a new pouch. These can be obtained at ostomy supply stores.


ET Nurse Services - products

At ET Nurse Services, we are trained and knowledgable about the various products and services offered by Canadian suppliers and manufacturers. In Canada there are 3 major manufacturers of ostomy, wound and continence products - Hollister, Convatec and Coloplast.