Care of a Urinary Catheter

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Many of the people you provide care for will have a urinary catheter. Unfortunately, urinary catheters often lead to infections and complications. According to the Agency for Healthcare Regency and Quality (2017), as many as 50% to 70% of urinary catheter-related infections can be prevented. You are in a position to prevent infections and complications caused by urinary catheters. By providing proper catheter care and understanding how infections and complications can develop, you can take steps to prevent them. This course discusses the steps to provide catheter care and to safely care for urinary catheter equipment.



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Course Description

Many of the people you provide care for will have a urinary catheter. Unfortunately, urinary catheters often lead to infections and complications. According to the Agency for Healthcare Regency and Quality (2017), as many as 50% to 70% of urinary catheter-related infections can be prevented. You are in a position to prevent infections and complications caused by urinary catheters. By providing proper catheter care and understanding how infections and complications can develop, you can take steps to prevent them. This course discusses the steps to provide catheter care and to safely care for urinary catheter equipment.



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