Urinary drainage bags are designed to work with catheterized patients as a means of urine collection from bladder drainage. These urological devices are made in different shapes, capacities, and materials to suit a variety of patient and caregiver needs.
Urinary bags are often available in a portable style that attaches to a patient’s leg. These bags are discreet and quiet, making usage in public areas a comfortable and stress-free experience. Another urinary bag style is the hanging urine bag. This urinary drainage bag offers portability and stability for users in wheelchairs, or those who are bedridden.
Drainage bag designs also include:
- Catheter-specific ports
- Universal catheter ports
- Latex or latex-free materials
- Sterile or non-sterile
- Odor controlling
- A variety of graduated measurement increments
- Bags that are reusable
Urinary drainage bags are convenient and effective. They add to the efficacy of the medical staff, the procedure, and some even include drainage ports and sampling ports, lessening the risk of possible needle sticks.There are also many urinary drainage bag accessories available to make the experience more convenient for your patient, including extension tubing, drainage bag holders for wheelchairs, catheter clampsand catheter holders, among many others.
For more information on urinary drainage bags and a variety of catheters, browse our urological supplies. Or call to speak with one of our helpful Medical Supply Specialists at 1-888-687-4334 for assistance.