How to use a catheter night bag
If you use an overnight drainage bag, this can be attached directly onto the end of your catheter valve or onto the drainage port of your leg bag. The outlet...
Head of Nursing
Overnight drainage bag stands are great for night time bag management, and can reduce the risk of infection by keeping the bag in an elevated position, away from the floor. Ensure the bag is placed below the level of your bladder, allowing the urine to drain down into the bag.
Clinical Lead Urology Nurse Specialist
Similar to drainage bag stands, drainage bag hangers are also great for night time bag management, helping to reduce the risk of infection. Drainage bag hangers may be better for users with electric profiling beds, as stands can sometimes get caught in the bed as it is raised and lowered.