[WATCH] Inserting an Indwelling Catheter to a Female
Check physician’s order.
Check client’s identaband and if able have client state name.
Explain procedure to client.
Assist client to position, knees up and out.
*Be careful to not contaminate sterile field
Cleanse client’s perineum of antiseptic solution.
Reposition client for comfort; put bed in low position.
Remove and discard disposable supplies in appropriate container.
Document procedure, measure and record urine output on I&O bedside record.