Prescribing and accessory use in stoma care

Friday, January 29, 2021 14:45 - 15:15

This presentation will explore the following topics relating to prescribing within the field of stoma care:

  1. Prescription exemptions. How to ensure that your patient is having the costs of the prescription met correctly
  2. Exploration of patient wants, needs and requirements when determining what should be prescribed for the patient.
  3. How to manage patient expectations
  4. Effective communication with GPs and prescribing services
  5. Working with CCGs
  6. The Stoma Care Nurse as a prescriber

Carolyn Swash, Community Stoma Care Nurse, Hollister