The me+™ recovery series, provides information and support about the importance of movement and physical activity after ostomy surgery.
Many patients are worried about harming themselves by doing physical activity, when in fact there are so many benefits to being active. To address this, we developed the me+ recovery series which is based-on gentle movements - guiding users through their recovery after ostomy surgery and beyond.
The me+ recovery series provides patients important information on:
The me+™ recovery series consists a host of materials including: three phases of recovery handbooks with a progression of gentle movements and a complementary collection of videos.
As part of the me+ program, ConvaTec offers a movement and recovery series designed to help guide your patients through their recovery after ostomy surgery and improve long term success.
To learn more or enroll your patient in me+, call 1-800-422-8811.
The me+™ Recovery series is designed to help guide patients, step-by-step, through their recovery after ostomy surgery. Focusing on gentle core exercises, this three-phase series is a progressive set of movements that rehabilitates the abdominal muscles and encourages physical activity so that your patients can get back to living the lives they want.
Here's what you will learn:
*We suggest you have a chair, couch or floor space available to participate
The information in this series is not intended to provide medical advice. Patients should speak with a health care professional before engaging in physical activity following surgery. In the event of pain or discomfort, the patient should stop the activity immediately and contact a health care professional.