Good news for people living with an ostomy in Prince Edward Island

Good news for people living with an ostomy in Prince Edward Island

Good news for people living with an ostomy in Prince Edward Island: A new Ostomy Supplies Program is being established by the province, to support individuals living with an ostomy. “This new program will have a major impact on the lives of hundreds of Islander currently living with ostomies,” said Health and Wellness Minister Robert…

Aid programs

Quebec Changes to the reimbursement program for ostomates

News September 7, 2018 Modification of the reimbursement program for ostomates From 1 st  October 2018, the Assistive Devices Program Ostomy will change. As the new name implies, the ostomy appliance program will cover people who have had a temporary stoma just like those who have had a permanent stoma. The announced changes will provide an indexable annual lump…

Peristoma Skin Assessment Guide

Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers

Having healthy skin around your stoma is very important. The skin around your stoma should look like the skin on the rest of your stomach. If it doesn’t, the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide is here to help. It is designed to help you identify some common skin problems, things you should do, and when you…