Best practice for the management of Incontinence Associated Dermatitis
Presenter: Kerry Poole Nurse Continence Specialist – Victorian Continence Resource Centre.’
- One in four Australians aged 15 years or over are incontinent
- Almost 129,000 Residential Aged Care (RAC) residents (70.9 %) have urinary or faecal incontinence (or both).
- Economic impact of incontinence in Australia for residential aged care facilities is 7.1 billion (2011)