Nutrition and Hydration Management of the Individual with a High Output Stoma

Date: August 14, 2019

Time: 01:00PM - 02:00PM

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Session Description:
Individuals may experience high stomal output for several reasons. This may result in readmission with dehydration and/or kidney injury. Preventing readmission and preserving kidney function in these patients requires accurate recording of daily stool and urine volume. The purpose of this webinar is to provide clinicians with tools to develop individual treatment plans in order to maximize hydration and nutrition absorption, and in so doing, prevent kidney injury and improve quality of life for these patients.

Learning Objectives:
Upon successful completion of this educational program, the learner should be able to:

  1. Identify the potential complications of high stoma output.
  2. Apply step-by-step interventions to maximize both nutrition and hydration status of the individual with high stoma output

This webinar is supported by B. Braun Medical. The WOCN® Society does not endorse specific products and services.

  • Mary Arnold Long, DNP, APRN, CRRN, CWOCN-AP, ACNS-BC, Wound, Ostomy, Continence Clinical Nurse Specialist, Roper Hospital
  • Carol Rees Parrish, MS, RD, Nutrition Support Specialist, University of Virginia Health System

Credit Information:
Nurses – ANCC and CBRN Accreditation Statements

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.

Contact Hour(s): 1.00

DISCLAIMER: Accreditation refers to educational content only and does not imply ANCC, CBRN or WOCN Society endorsement of any commercial product or service.

Target Audience: RN, Nurse Practitioners, Health Care Professionals who work with WOC patients.

To Receive Credit:

  • Complete the activity in its entirety
  • Complete/submit the online evaluation
  • Print out your certificate and/or save to your computer. It will also be saved to your CEC account


The planners and faculty for this program have nothing to disclose unless listed below. All potential Conflicts of Interest have been reviewed by the Lead Nurse Planner, Nurse Planner, and Director of Education, and resolved according to the WOCN Society policy to ensure that no bias exists as a result of disclosed relevant financial relationships with Commercial Interest Organizations.

Carol Rees Parrish: Shire Pharmaceuticals; Speaking and publication support for a short bowel book for adults

Mary Arnold Long: Molnlycke – Consultant/Speakers Bureau