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Three Tips to Make the Incontinence Conversation Easier

Sometimes you have a resident who just doesn’t want to admit that they’re having an issue with incontinence. While they may not want to discuss what they consider a private or personal matter with you, as an Adult Family Home provider, your resident’s care and comfort is a paramount concern for you to say nothing of the time and effort that cleanup can take. Talking to someone about incontinence care can be awkward, even for seasoned professional caregivers who have discussed health issues of all sorts with their residents. Here are three simple tips to help get the conversation going if you feel stuck.

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