Constitution


TITLE:

The title of the chapter is “Saudi Chapter of Enterostomal Therapy-A Chapter of the Saudi Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery”. 

 

OBJECTIVES:

The objectives of the Saudi Chapter of Enterostomal Therapy shall be the support, advocacy and rehabilitation of persons with stomas, enterocutaneous fistula, complicated wounds, incontinence and bowel management problems or related disorders by:

  • Providing an official forum for those concerned with the support, advocacy and rehabilitation of individuals with the above mentioned conditions
  • Providing networking opportunities for professionals
  • Promoting the knowledge, skills and experience of those living with and those caring for individuals with the above mentioned conditions
  • Promoting awareness in others of the role and contribution of stoma/enterostomal therapists

 

VALUES:

  • Honesty, Integrity and trust - adherence to a recognized code of ethics
  • Patient centered care - respect, empathy, compassion and empowerment
  • Diversity - culturally appropriate care and collaboration
  • Holistic specialized care 
  • Lifelong learning and development of expertise
  • Evidence based specialized education and care – research and a scientific approach 
  • Communication – transparency, open communication, debate and collaboration