Convatec Launches Free “My Ostomy Journey” App for Consumers

The new app will accompany the Convatec Ostomy Nurse Solutions app as part of the me+™ support program

BRIDGEWATER, NJ, September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Convatec now offers an additional tool to help people living with an ostomy with the launch of My Ostomy Journey app, which easily tracks ostomy-related activities without having to follow checklists or traditional paper journals in the weeks and months following ostomy surgery. Some notable features of the My Ostomy Journey app include the ability to track daily fluid intake, discover new products, log bag changes, and make direct calls to Ostomy Product Specialists and WOC Certified Nurses , all from the app.

“Resources like the My Ostomy Journey app exemplify our goal of providing ostomy products and support to people living with an ostomy,” says Jennifer Lassiter, Convatec Ostomy Senior Digital Marketing Manager. “The Convatec Ostomy team will continue to expand our support offerings as our clients’ needs evolve.”

Free to download and use, the My Ostomy Journey app is the latest resource in the Convatec me+™ program, which is designed to help make the transition to life with an ostomy more comfortable and seamless through customer support, education and product information. In addition to providing tools and tips like the podcast me+ and Blogthe me+ program offers virtual telehealth in all 50 states and Porto Rico.

Similarly, Convatec has introduced the Ostomy Nurse Solutions app in 2021which enables healthcare professionals to select the right ostomy products for their patients, quickly order and ship samples, and enroll patients in the me+ program via their mobile device.

“The My Ostomy Journey app is the perfect complement to our Ostomy Nurse Solutions app, which is also free to download and use on any smartphone or tablet,” Lassiter continued. “These apps will ensure consumers and healthcare professionals have the latest ostomy resources and information at their fingertips.”

About Convatec Group Plc:

Pioneering and trusted medical solutions to improve the lives we touch: Convatec is a FTSE 250-listed global medical products and technology company, focused on chronic disease management solutions, with leading positions in advanced wound care, ostomy care, continence and critical care, and infusion therapy. The Group’s turnover in 2021 is higher $2 billion. With approximately 10,000 colleagues, we provide our products and services in over 100 countries, united by a promise to be caring forever. Our products offer a range of benefits, from preventing infections and protecting at-risk skin, to improving patient outcomes and reducing costs of care. To learn more about Convatec, please visit http://www.convatecgroup.com.

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