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Continence
Assessment

A continence assessment is an assessment performed by a Continence health specialist that examines an individual's bladder and bowel pattern and prepares a comprehensive management plan.
 

  •  Every 1 in 4 Australians is incontinent.

  •  Up to 10% of Australian males and 38% of women suffer from urinary incontinence.

  • Faecal incontinence affects 6% of males and 10% of women in Australia.

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Questions asked during  Continence Assessment

  • How frequently do you use the bathroom?

  • Do you have any other medical conditions?

  • What is your urine output?

  • What do your bowel movements look like?

  • How frequently and how much urine do you leak?

  • How much fluid and food do you consume?

  • What are your current medications?

  • Are you able to use the restroom and perform ADLs (activities of daily living)?

How do we perform Continence Assessments? 

  • We provide face-to-face, online telehealth through Microsoft Teams, and phone consultations.

  • Our Telehealth and phone consultations are available throughout Australia!

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What else comes with the Continence Assessment? 

Your continence nurse will talk with you about your goals and what you want to accomplish.

  • Your continence nurse will ask you questions about yourself, your medical history, your bladder, and bowel difficulties.

  • Following your session, your continence nurse will create a full report that will be sent to you which include suggestions, therapies, continence products, and supports to help you to attain your goals.

  • Your continence nurse may be able to assist you in setting accounts with appropriate continence aids suppliers.

  • A complete assessment, detailed report, and continence product quote take at least 5-6 hours. If your requirements are complex or travel is required, additional hours may be required.

Book now.

Continence 
Assessment

We provide:

  • We provide face-to-face, online telehealth and phone consultations.

  • Our Telehealth and phone consultations are available throughout Australia!

Please complete  referral form before booking and we'll give you a call.

Contact us for more information.

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