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Ostomy Home Nursing Care

Ostomy patients need knowledgeable and supportive nursing care to help them adjust to life with a stoma. With our one-on-one care and attention, patients receive the help they need to live comfortably at home. A Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse is available for consultation visits as needed.

Ostomy Home Nursing Care Program Goals

  • Educating patients and families in ostomy care
  • Increasing patient independence, satisfaction and well-being
  • Decreasing incidence for complications

Commonly Treated Conditions

  • Colostomy
  • Ileostomy
  • Urine diversions
  • Fistula
  • Gastrostomy tubes
  • Continent diversions

Ostomy Home Nursing Care Services

  • Assessment of the patient's status
  • Pre-operative education and stoma site selection and marking
  • Post-operative instruction for the patient and caregiver on ostomy care
  • Fitting of an appropriate ostomy appliance for normal and complex ostomies
  • Treatment of peristomal skin breakdown
  • Dietary counseling and sexual adjustment support

Our Ostomy Home Nursing Care Service Area

Montgomery, Prince George's, St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert, St. Mary’s, Howard and Anne Arundel counties in Maryland.

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Need help but not sure where to start? Wondering which home care services are right for you or whether our services are provided in your area? We can help. Request a FREE, no obligation, Home Care Consultation & Needs Assessment by an Adventist HealthCare Home Care Services nurse today! Our nurse will evaluate your situation and propose a personal care plan to meet your specific needs.

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Request a FREE, no obligation, Home Care Consultation & Needs Assessment to evaluate your situation and develop a care plan online or by calling 866-813-3627.

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