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Ostomy 101


December 11
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Harborview Office Tower Suite 802
Jessica Huggins 843-792-4981

"Ostomy 101"
8:30 - 9:30am
December 11
Harborview Office Tower Suite 802
Beth Hawkins-Bradley, RN, MN, CWOCN

This SCHOOLS presentation will provide participants with the ability to differentiate between types of ostomies and care of each one along with the tools to provide quality patient education. At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

- Differentiate between colostomy, ileostomy, and urostomy in structure and function
- Select appropriate ostomy appliance for each type of ostomy considering patient anatomy and needs
- Describe troubleshooting tips for common ostomy appliance problems including peristomal skin issues that lead to pouching problems
- Describe elements in patient teaching plan

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