"Burst Catheter Bag"
About: Tameside General Hospital / Older people's healthcare Tameside General Hospital Older people's healthcare OL6 9RW
Posted by Not good enough (as ),
My friend who has no close family is in the care of Ward 44 following a stroke. When the staff have been told that their catheter bag is quite full and in urgent need of changing no action has been taken and the bag has subsequently burst. This has not been an isolated incident.