Services for nursing homes

We understand that each nursing home is unique. Our Services are personally tailored to support your nursing home’s individual needs.

Sharing your goals for better care

At TENA, we believe that working together makes the biggest difference. That’s why we always start by identifying the individual goals of your nursing home. Whether you are looking for solutions to support best-practice in your residents’ day-to-day care, or to improve the efficiency and budget of your nursing home, we partner with you to define and implement tailored solutions that work.

TENA Services for nursing homes

Starting your journey

Our team of advisors includes highly experienced nurses and continence specialists who work alongside you to help implement efficient and effective solutions. We partner with you to tailor your product assortment to meet the needs of your individual residents, ensuring that waste is reduced and your residents are always receiving optimum comfort and fit. We offer in-person training for your staff on product usage and best-practice care routines, both improving your budget and freeing up your staff’s time for more rewarding care.

Continued support

It’s essential that our solutions successfully meet your goals. We provide a range of evaluation tools to help you see the difference that our products and services are making to your nursing home. By measuring both quantitative achievements such as reduced product consumption and waste, as well as qualitative improvements in your residents’ skin health and comfort or your staff’s satisfaction, we support you in sustaining positive changes in your nursing home.

Our range of services

In order to achieve the best results for your nursing home, we develop the following strategies:

  • Individualised care plans

We partner with you to create tailored continence care plans that support product selection for need, product changes, toileting routines and personal hygiene. As part of a best-practice continence care plan, we address daily care, skincare and night-time care from the perspective of both your resident and your staff. 

TENA Services for nursing homes

Our and in-person training modules support your staff in adopting new routines, and we offer practical guidance [1] on how to implement best-practice within your working environment.

  • Nursing home management support

We offer evaluation and financial support tools to assess quantitative and qualitative improvements within your care home. Our solutions are designed to support the day-to-day logistics of delivering effective and efficient care, and are tailored to the individual needs of your working environment. 

By offering guidance on product selection and ordering, training for your staff, and individualised care plans that support best-practice; we help to reduce product consumption and time spent on incontinence-related tasks, ultimately improving your budget.

Our personalised services address:

  • Day-to-day logistics
  • Care management
  • Finance
  • Evaluation


1The TENA Guidelines for Continence Care in Nursing Homes is in line with the European Charter of the rights and responsibilities of older people in need of long-term care and assistance (June 2010)
2Essity Data on file; 181 TENA Solutions case studies around the world, mainly Europe but also USA, Canada and China. 2011-13.
3Essity Data on file; All statistics are based on average percentages from between 85-181 TENA Solutions case studies around the world, mainly Europe but also USA, Canada and China. Results vary across countries and care homes. 2011-13.