This session will familiarize the participants with the unique challenges faced by ET Nurses caring for children with ostomies, from the neonate to the teenager. State of the art tips will be given to help adjunct their current practice and diminish their apprehension in caring for this population. Often, especially with the neonates, the ET Nurse must be creative and imaginative in adapting products and techniques to meet their needs.
Be confident and comfortable when working with infants, children and youth who have ostomies
Enterostomal Therapy Nurse Enterostomal therapy nurse,
IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS Retired