Wound/Ostomy/Continence Care

Our clinic offers services to individuals who are in need of wound or ostomy consultation and care. Fort St. John Pharmacy & Wellness Centre provides a range of wound care supplies. We welcome both self and physician referral for the following services:

  • Lower leg ulcerations
  • Wound assessment and consultation
  • Lower leg assessment
  • Ankle brachial index measurements (arterial circulation assessment)
  • Measurement and fitting for compression stockings
  • Ostomy care and consultation


Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Care (NSWOCC) are available on-site to assess and consult for healing and non-healing wounds.

  • Non-healing wounds
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Pressure Injuries
  • Lower leg wounds (arterial/venous)
  • Measurement and fitting for compression therapy
    (lower leg edema/swelling, non-healing wounds)
  • Incision care
  • Suture/staple removal


Scheduled and walk-in appointments.

  • Referrals accepted from physicians and other health care professionals
  • Education and planning care for the prevention and/or care of a wound is available
    for private and in-home care situations


Advanced Wound Care Supplies

Our Pharmacy carries a range of both basic and advanced wound care supplies.


On-Site NSWOCC provide support and education for colostomy, ileostomy and urostomy concerns.

  • Pouching and flange base systems (Hollister, Convatec, Coloplast )
  • Accessories
  • Ostomy-related skin care products
  • Ostomy Hernia Belts
  • Direct billing to PharmaCare, NHIB, WCB, ICBC, DVA
  • Private consultation rooms


On-Site NSWOCC provide support and education for individuals who are experiencing issues related to continence.

We stock a variety of containment products:

  • Ostomy Appliances (Coloplast, Hollister, Convatec)
  • Briefs
  • Pads
  • Catheters
  • Drainage Bags
  • Skin Care Products