Urine Bag Drainage in Singapore

Individuals who have indwelling catheterization will have a urine bag attached to the catheter. The urine bag will have to be drained, changed and cleaned routinely. Book a Homage nurse to assist with the procedure today!

About Urine Bag Drainage

A urine bag is attached to a catheter. It holds urine and needs to be drained several times a day. It may be attached to the leg or hung at the side of the bed or chair.

Who Needs a Urine Bag?

Individuals who have indwelling catheterization will have a urine bag attached to the catheter.

Urine Bag Drainage Procedure

Items Needed

  • Latex gloves
  • Alcohol swab
  • Receptacle for collecting the urine, such as a pail or jug

Requirements

  • Ensure that you have the items above at home
  • Urine bag drainage can still proceed if some of the above items are not available

Cost of Urine Bag Drainage Services in Singapore

Our nurses are equipped with skills to perform urine bag drainage. Rates for the procedure can be seen below

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* An additional $30 surcharge applies for urgent requests within 24hrs. Procedure is included in the ADL & simple nursing package rates.

Urine Bag Drainage

$ 40 /procedure*
* An additional $30 surcharge applies for urgent requests within 24hrs. Procedure is included in the ADL & simple nursing package rates.

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Top questions about Urine Bag Drainage

Service FAQ

How often should a urinary drainage bag be changed?

The frequency of drainage depends on the size of the bag. The urine bag should never be full. As a rule of thumb, empty the drainage bag when it is half to two-thirds full—this usually means at least every 4 to 8 hours. A leg bag is generally smaller so you may need to empty it more often (approximately every 3 to 4 hours).

Where should the drainage bag be kept?

Always keep the urine bag below your waist level. This prevents urine from flowing back into your bladder, potentially causing an infection.

Who are the Homage Care Professionals?

Homage Care Professionals are Singaporeans (and permanent residents) who are passionate and dedicated to delivering care to families and care recipients. 100% local, they are trained caregivers, qualified nurses, certified therapists and licensed doctors, each with a unique set of skills, experiences and specialisations.

Are there subsidies for Homage's urine bag drainage services?

Yes. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you can apply for financial subsidy under the Home Caregiving Grant to defray the cost of caregiving services.

Learn more about the eligibility criteria and application process via the Agency for Integrated Care website.

How fast can I receive care by Homage?

Once you have confirmed that you would like to engage a Homage Care Professional for urine bag drainage, we can match you or your loved one with a suitable Care Professional as fast as within 24-48 hours.

Urgent cases that require care within 24 hours will be matched on a best effort basis. Do take note that a $30 surcharge applies for urgent cases.

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