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In-Home Wound, Ostomy & Continence Nurse

Anyone dealing with wounds, ostomies, or continence knows how difficult it can make life at home. At Carroll Area Nursing Service, we provide in-home wound, ostomy, continence (WOC) nurses who are certified in treating these specific needs. They not only provide physical care and treatments but emotional, as well. Any sort of wound, ostomy, or continence can drastically change the way you live your life and it is our goal to help you maintain as much independence and dignity as possible. Contact us today if you or a family member needs wound, ostomy, or continence care at home.

 

In-Home Wound Care

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Whether you are suffering from a chronic or acute wound, our in-home wound care services are for you. We strive to help you manage your wound at home and make living with it as comfortable as possible. Some of our in-home wound care services include:

  • Therapy for infections
  • Medication management
  • Wound management
  • Dressing changes
  • Care for ulcers, surgical wounds, burns, and more

 

In-Home Ostomy Care

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If you are dealing with a digestive, kidney, or urinary disease that requires you to have an ostomy, let Carroll Area Nursing Service provide your in-home ostomy care. We recognize that ostomies can be temporary or permanent, which is why our services are both short and long-term. Some of these include:

  • Teaching ostomy care
  • Emptying ostomy pouches
  • Replacing pouches as needed
  • Skincare tips around the stoma
  • Irrigation to avoid infection
  • Dietary tips

 

In-Home Continence Care

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Living with continence can be difficult for both the patient and the caregiver. With the right tools, though, you can take control of it. Our in-home continence care will help you do just that. We have compassionate nurses who specialize in continence care, providing the following services:

  • Training on incontinence products
  • Hygiene care
  • Catheter maintenance
  • Education and coaching
  • Home accessibility evaluations
  • Bathroom assistance

 

Whether you are a patient or a caregiver, we want to help you if you are seeking wound, ostomy, or continence care – or all three! Contact us today to learn more about how we can make your life much more enjoyable.