[PDF] Catheter care: RCN guidance for healthcare professionals

Royal College of Nursing - RCN
Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
Publication date:
27 February 2019


This publication is a resource and framework for practice for any health care professional (HCP) who is required to undertake urinary catheterisation as part of their role (this may be a registered practitioner or an unregistered practitioner working under the guidance/ supervision of someone on a professional register). It aimsĀ to encourage widespread adoption of the National Occupational Standards across all NHS and independent health care sectors, by enabling a full understanding of the standards and providing quality care for patients.