This caregiver course outlines the procedures for providing excellent perineal care for both males and females. Includes a review of the urinary system, the prevention of UTIs, and information about catheters and catheter care.
Describe the anatomy of the urinary system and identify key terms.
Identify three ways aging affects the urinary system.
Outline the procedure for providing excellent perineal care for both males and females.
Discuss urinary tract infections, how they occur and how you can help prevent them.
Discuss urinary catheters, reasons for cathing, types of catheters, and how to care for a client with a catheter.