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.
Continence Advisory Service
Policy dates & history
20 June 2017
01 June 2022
West Locality Governance and Risk Meeting