CC43 Guideline for Digital Rectal Examination and/or Digital Removal of Faeces
All clinical staff
This policy is intended to serve as an evidence based guide for Community Registered Nurses employed by Cheshire and Wirral Partnership, in how to perform a digital rectal examination and digital removal of faeces . Please note this guideline is intended for adult patients only.
Director of Nursing, Therapies and Patient Partnership
Community Continence and Urology Service - 0151 488 8230
Policy dates & history
20 June 2017
Neighbourhood-Based Care Group