CC7 Clinical guideline for the insertion and removal indwelling urethral catheter and catheter care


Category
Physical Health Services (Policies)
Code
CC7
Issue No
2

Target Audience

All clinical staff within CCWC

Purpose

This guideline is intended to serve as an evidence based guide for Competent Practitioners employed by Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP), in the aseptic insertion and the removal of an indwelling urethral catheter for both male and female patients. It also provides guidance on catheter care. Please note this guideline is intended for adult patients only.

Origin

Lead executive
Lead Clinical Director

Author and contact number
Urology and Continence Lead
0151 488 8230


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

14 September 2012

Approval Meeting

Neighbourhood Care Governance Meeting


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