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OST282 - Ostomy Care in the Home

On Demand
Ostomy Care in the Home: Finding Facts and Dispelling Fiction

The purpose of this educational offering is to enable the learner to describe and discuss facts and fiction of basic ostomy care in the home.

At the completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
Describe the type of effluent expected from each type of ostomy.
Discuss 2 methods to control odor and gas.
Identify 2 facts from fiction regarding pouch emptying, pouching system wear time and peristomal skin care.
Note an example of resource or referral utilization.

This content is delivered as an enduring material activity which is provider-directed, learner-paced and consists of handouts and test questions. To receive contact hours, the participant must complete all learning activities including the entire online program, an assessment quiz with a passing score of 80% and the course evaluation. Following completion of these materials, the participant is able to print the certificate of completion.

Bonnie Sue Rolstad, MS, RN, CWOCN

1.0 contact hour awarded.
WEB WOC Programs is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The presenter and planning committee reported no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests related to this content. They further disclosed that no off-label/unapproved uses of drugs and/or devices are discussed in this presentation.

Acknowledgement is given to the following development team for this 1 hour continuing education offering: JoAnn Ermer-Seltun, MS, RN, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; Debra Netsch, DNP, RN, CNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; Bonnie Sue Rolstad, MS, RN, CWOCN; Joshua Rolstad, BS

Contact Hours will be awarded through 7-9-2022. No contact hours will be awarded to participants who submit evaluation forms and post-tests after this date.

Learner will have access to the course for 30 days after purchase.
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