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Specific Health Issues: Ileostomy -- SHNIC School Nurses Information

  • Reason for ileostomy, including how long the student has had one.
  • What is the student's ability to perform self-care?
  • Baseline status of ileostomy (consistency, color, frequency, as well as skin around stoma)
  • Is a special diet required?
  • Access to bathroom with access to their supplies.
  • Is the student on any medications that might change the bowel regime?
  • Does the student have a latex allergy?
  • Emergency precautions, including Universal Precautions.
  • Restrictions regarding any physical activity?

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