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Female Foley Catheter Insertion


This is a great video explaining the female Foley catheter insertion procedure for nursing students. In addition to the following video, ATI has another video explaining the procedure:  

Female Catheter Insertion

Documentation Example for Male or Female Indwelling Catheter w/Specimen Collection

  • Indwelling catheter inserted x 1 attempt using sterile technique and #16 Fr catheter. 5 mL balloon inflated with 10 mL of sterile H2O. 200 cc’s of clear, yellow urine returned upon insertion of catheter into bladder. UA C & S specimen obtained via sampling port using aseptic technique per M.D. order. Client tolerated procedure well without C/O pain or discomfort. NADN. Specimen sent to lab.