When you start using urinary catheters, it’s natural to have some questions or concerns at first. Of course, 180 Medical and our team of highly trained specialists are here for all your product questions. Plus, Convatec now offers additional support and resources through the GentleCath me+™ Program.
Find out more about this program and its benefits here!
GentleCath me+™ Program
New to the world of catheters? With 180 Medical and Convatec’s GentleCath me+™ Program, you’re not alone.
This free catheter support program offers helpful resources, product sampling help, and educational tips so you can reduce catheter-related stress and feel more confident using your catheter supplies.
Why Join the GentleCath me+™ Program?
By joining the GentleCath me+™ Program, you get access to a team of WOC nurses as well as Product Specialists who can answer your questions. Also, you can try out different free catheter samples to ensure you’re using the best possible catheter product for your unique needs.
Plus, you can use unique tools for learning how to catheterize, such as the GentleCath™ Video Trainer. With this trainer, you can create your own personalized video for catheterization with the tips you need to best learn how to cath. For example, you can choose your gender, whether you prefer catheterizing while sitting or standing, and the type of catheter.
Need a feeling of a community where you can meet other catheter users? The me+™ community regularly shares the stories and experiences of real people just like you who know what it’s like to start using catheters.
Start by enrolling here!
With me+™ Answers, you can find answers to frequently asked questions about using catheters. For example, are there any side effects to using catheters? What happens when you insert your catheter and nothing comes out?
GentleCath me+™ Answers gives you tips and resources as well as helpful solutions for many aspects of cathing.
Needing some help while you adjust to using catheters? It’s normal to encounter some challenges. the me+™ Program provides the support you need with the guidance you can use. Plus, you’ll find a helpful community of others like you.
Learn more about the me+™ Catheter Support Program with the video below.
Convatec GentleCath™ Catheter Products
Curious what kind of catheter supplies GentleCath™ offers? 180 Medical proudly carries the entire line of GentleCath™ catheters in addition to all other leading catheter brands. From straights to closed system catheters in multiple sizes and lengths, we have what you need.
GentleCath™ Straight and Coudé Uncoated Catheters
One thing that sets GentleCath™ catheters apart is their elongated, recessed eyelets. These may help reduce urethral trauma and friction. All you need is separate lubricating jelly, and you’ve got a no-nonsense, comfortable catheter option for everyday use.
GentleCath™ Hydrophilic Catheters and Closed System Kits
Convatec offers advanced catheter options, including hydrophilic catheters like the popular GentleCath™ Glide. In addition, they offer closed system catheter kits with insertion supplies for a more sterile and hygienic catheterization.
180 Medical Provides Ongoing Support and Product Help
180 Medical provides ongoing catheter support for our customers as well. Whether you’re brand new to using catheters, looking for another product, or needing additional help, our trained Product Specialists are here for you.
180 Medical provides:
- Compassionate, friendly customer care
- Help navigating your insurance coverage for catheter supplies
- One-of-a-kind educational materials and phone support for learning how to use catheters
- Free samples from any one of the many catheter brands we carry
- Reliable, discreet shipments right to your door
- A wealth of informational and educational resources on our website and blog
- Easy reordering options
If you need support and product guidance, we encourage you to reach out to us. We’re ready to help!