Catheterization Resources
17 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

How to Sterilize a Catheter

​It’s not uncommon for people of all ages to require the use of a catheter. Catheters are used to help people empty their bladder when they are dealing with incontinence, surgery, o
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Stock Up on Medical Supplies Prior to an Emergency

Be prepared is a common mantra when it comes to life, especially when you live in areas prone to disaster. This includes the Gulf Coast, Southeast Coast, Tornado Alley, and along the earthquake fault out west. You should always be prepared for the worst of what nature has to offer. One way to prepar
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

180 Medical Named One of the Best Companies to Work in Oklahoma

180 Medical Named One of the Best Companies to Work in Oklahoma | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) October 27, 2017 -- 180 Medical, one of America's largest home delivery providers of sterile-use catheters, ostomy, and
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Choosing the Right Male Catheter

If you’ve been told by your doctor that you need to begin wearing a male catheter, you might be overwhelmed at how to pick the right one for you. It’s an important decision to make because you will likely be self-catheterizing once you are instructed by your doctor.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

How to Handle Ostomy Supplies at Home

How to Handle Ostomy Supplies at Home | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
After you’ve endured a surgery or other procedure you might be required to
wear a colostomy bag or other type of ostomy product. This could be a
temporary fix or it could be permanent. It all depends on the reason for
your surgery and the outcome it had on your body. Your doctor will be able
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Beating Spinal Cord Injury One Day at a Time: Mason Ellis's Story - 180 Medical

Vehicle accidents are one of the leading causes of spinal cord injuries. In fact, more than 35% of new spinal cord injuries each year are from car or motorcycle accidents. In 2015, just after the second semester of his senior year of high school began, Mason Ellis was involved in an car accident that left him a quadriplegic. From the beginning, he refused to allow his injury to beat him. Instead, he has made it his focus to defeat his injury one day at a time.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Urology Territory Specialist Employee Spotlight: Meet Wendy - 180 Medical

Urology Territory Specialist Employee Spotlight: Meet Wendy - 180 Medical | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
180 Medical is a national supplier of intermittent catheters, ostomy products, and related medical supplies. We make it a point to hire positive, compassionate, hard-working individuals who want to enjoy going to work, not only for a paycheck but for a rewarding place where we can make a difference. 180 Medical offers a competitive benefits package, extensive training, and many fun extras and perks. We were also named one of the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma for the 7th year in 2016.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

How to Choose the Right Urinary Catheter

A urinary catheter is an important medical device for people of all ages. What’s even more important is knowing how to choose the righ
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

How to Change a Colostomy Bag

A colostomy bag is used for patients who have been diagnosed with colon cancer and various other cancers of the lower half of the body. These bags are necessary for patients because they might not be able to control their bowels due to surgery. Here are the steps you should follow when changing a colostomy bag for yourself or for a loved one.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

180 Medical Product News: CompactCath Intermittent Catheter - 180 Medical

At 180 Medical, we love to keep you in the know on the newest catheter and ostomy products available, so you're up to date on the latest supply options that might fit your needs and preferences. In this post, you can find out more about the new CompactCath catheter for males and females.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

CONFIRMATIONS DEPARTMENT EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: MEET JACOB

180 Medical is a national supplier of intermittent catheters, ostomy products, and related medical supplies. We make it a point to hire positive, compassionate, hard-working individuals who want to enjoy going to work, not only for a paycheck but for a rewarding place where we can make a difference. 180 Medical offers a competitive benefits package, extensive training, and many fun extras and perks. We were also named one of the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma for the 7th year in 2016.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Reasons to Work at 180 Medical 

Top 10 Reasons to Work at 180 Medical  | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
Are you seeking a career where your hard work and compassionate heart will be valued? Are you looking for a job where you can work alongside other positive, friendly people who want to make a difference? You might be a great fit for 180 Medical!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Billing Department Employee Spotlight: Meet Crystal - 180 Medical

Billing Department Employee Spotlight: Meet Crystal - 180 Medical | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
180 Medical is a national supplier of ostomy product, intermittent catheters, and related medical supplies, and we make it a point to hire positive, compassionate, hard-working individuals who want to enjoy going to work, not only for a paycheck but for a rewarding place where we can make a difference. We offer a competitive benefits package, extensive training, and many fun extras and perks. 180 Medical was also named one of the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma for the 7th year in 2016.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Catheter Products Blog: Reasons for Catheter Use

People of all ages could find themselves in need of a catheter. A catheter is a device that helps people empty their bladder if the
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Where Do You Store Urinary Catheters?

Life can throw curve balls without much notice. Many people will need to use different medications or medical equipment throughout their lives. Because of this, you will need to order these products on a regular basis to ensure that you don’t run out of them. One such product that requires recurring
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Tips for Storing Ostomy Supplies

Tips for Storing Ostomy Supplies | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
Life can throw you a curveball at any time. One of those curveballs could
be the need for ostomy supplies. Whether you had surgery and now require a
colostomy bag or you simply need one because of an injury to the colon; you
will want to know how to store your supplies. You will likely need to
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Finding the Right Female Catheters

Finding the right female catheters can be difficult for some women, which is why it’s always a good idea to consult with a physician first. Some women will have to try different catheters before finding the one that fits the best. This is not uncommon and for some, cannot
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

180 Medical Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary - 180 Medical

180 Medical Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary - 180 Medical | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
Food truck treats, an ice cream social, a decoration contest...these are just a few of the many fun ways we here at 180 Medical are celebrating the week leading up to our 15th corporate anniversary on August 27th. It's been a great week so far as we take time to look back on our company's rich history as well as look forward to what else is on the horizon in future years to come.
 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

2017 180 Medical College Scholarship Recipients Are Announced - 180 Medical

180 Medical, one of America's leading providers of intermittent catheters and ostomy supplies, is pleased to announce this year's recipients of the annual 180 Medical College Scholarship.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Types of Female Catheters

Types of Female Catheters | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
The catheter is an important medical device for patients of all ages and medical conditions. These devices can be replaced daily or whenever necessary, depending on the type being used. Patients using catheters need to choose the type based on their medical condition, needs and ability to change them regularly. Female catheters can be a…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Determined Spirit: Jen Goodwin's Story of Life After Her Spinal Cord Injury - 180 Medical

Determined Spirit: Jen Goodwin's Story of Life After Her Spinal Cord Injury - 180 Medical | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
Nearly a decade ago, Jen Goodwin was on top of the world. She'd graduated from the University of Arkansas, bought her first house, and adopted her first dog. Then she got her dream job as a pharmaceutical sales rep, which came naturally to her with her friendly personality, big smile, and a real talent for sales. It seemed like life couldn't be better. Then everything changed in the blink of an eye.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Caring for a Loved One with Colon Cancer

​Colon cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the United States. It is also one of the deadliest if not caught early. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of deaths amon
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Three Things to Know About Life After an Ostomy - 180 Medical

At 180 Medical, we understand that you might have some apprehension about what your life will be like after you have an ostomy procedure. You may find you have to make some adjustments, based on your doctor's recommendations, and getting used to have an ostomy may take some time. But will your day-to-day life be completely different? Let's take a moment to break down the three main things you'll want to know if you're concerned about an upcoming ostomy surgery.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

Bladder Cancer Symptoms and Risk Factors - 180 Medical

May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, and during this time, we believe that it's important to raise awareness about this disease, its potential risk factors, and its symptoms so you can be informed to be able to make the best decisions for your health.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by 180 Medical
Scoop.it!

180 Medical Product News: SpeediCath® Flex Coudé Catheter - 180 Medical

180 Medical Product News: SpeediCath® Flex Coudé Catheter - 180 Medical | Catheterization Resources | Scoop.it
We love to keep you informed on the new catheter and ostomy products on the market, so you're fully aware of all the latest supply options that might fit your needs. In this post, you can find out more about a new and easy-to-use intermittent catheter product from Coloplast, the SpeediCath® Flex Coudé Catheter.
more...
No comment yet.