You really need to have an expert evaluate your father's stoma, output, and physical abilities. An ET (enterstomal therapy) nurse can really help you.
It depends on your father's insurance where he should get his supplies. Medicare pays for supplies, but if he has supplemental insurance or one of the new HMO's, he may need to go with who ever they are contracted with.
Yes, there are totally disposable bags, there are bags to be used daily, there are bags made to last weeks. Only an expert who gets to know your dads special needs can help you decide.
25+years diagnosed with CD.
Numerous surgeries, permanent ostomy, adverse reactions to Remicade, finally off of Prednisone, hoping for a long remission from this last surgery.