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RunningPT

I just wear a new condom cath. I’ve only had a UTI twice in six years.


Alpha_6

Don't even need one. https://c.tenor.com/2qiFpZhdMVkAAAAC/billy-madison-adam-sandler.gif


Greyrain71181

You know, it’s totally okay to say to a patient “get started on this, I need to use the restroom i’ll be back in just a minute”


kuipers85

Drink just enough water to get the lunch down. This way you don’t have to pee during the day.


dkl06001

What is lunch?


ginger_snapping

I legit had to schedule in breaks *out of my own time * to be able to have time to pee at work. Can’t be ignoring that as a pelvic floor specialist.


kuipers85

Yeah, that would be a bit hypocritical if you did. On the other hand, I never kegel harder than when I have to pee real bad. lol.


BackslashJD

How about go to the bathroom between patients? 🤣


Squathicc

I'm at a corporate clinic as a solo provider with no aide/PTA with patients scheduled every 30 minutes and occasional double bookings and unscheduled visits...God damn, typing that out has me thinking about looking at indeed.com


XCJibboo

Sounds like you figured out the hack for that job!


pwrightPT

You poor soul.


snozeman

What is "between patients"?


speckledfloor

Learn to care, or not, depending on the situation.


Squathicc

I guess I should mention I'm perfectly capable of telling my patients "hey I'm gonna go take a shit" so while I appreciate people telling me how I'm allowed to use the bathroom, the spirit of thread is much less about how I handle my bowel movements during the day and more about tips and tricks to make the days a bit less stressful at high volume clinics with minimal support staff.