Stomal Therapy Nurses (STN)

Ph (07) 41524715

STN's provide individual help with:

Specialist Stomal Therapy Nurses (STN) are based at Bundaberg Base Hospital and Hervey Bay Hospital and are available for all Ostomates to receive advice by phone or in person (by appointment) from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Stomal Therapy Nurse services are available to all persons with a stoma including those with private health fund cover.

STN's also provide visiting services across the Region.  Our Bundaberg STN is available by appointment at WBOA premises every Wednesday from 12.30pm to 2.30 pm Phone WBOA on 41524715 to make an appointment.

It is recommended that all Ostomates visit a Stoma Therapy Nurse at least once a year.

In an emergency please call 000 or go to your nearest hospital.

Remember for phone advice you can call 1300Health (1300432584)

Make an appointment with your STN if you are:

Please note that WBOA staff and volunteers are not qualified to provide medical or any advice regarding appliances or pharmaceuticals.