Stoma Care Learning Resources

Stoma care guides

CliniMed has created a number of booklets for patients on various aspects of stoma care, including separate practical guides to stoma care specifically tailored to caring for a colostomy, ileostomy or a urostomy. There is also a guide providing nutritional and dietary advice after bowel surgery. Copies of these booklets can be downloaded by clicking on the thumbnails below:


Free online stoma care course

We also offer a free online eLearning course for new stoma care nurses or anyone caring for someone with a stoma. The course offers defined learning outcomes, optional case studies and involves a multiple choice test with a certificate that you can print upon successful completion. The stoma care course consists of 8 bite-sized modules including:

  • Introduction to anatomy and physiology
  • The role of the stoma care nurse specialist
  • Effective communications in stoma care
  • Cultural and religious issues in stoma care
  • Post-operative stoma management
  • Important aspects of stoma management
  • Educating patients in self care
  • Steps prior to patient discharge

Take part in this free stoma care course by clicking here.

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