Changing an Adult Brief

Putting an adult brief on someone else can be a little tricky – especially if you are new to the process. Depending on the wearer’s mobility, briefs can be changed while the person is standing, sitting, or lying down. Though it sounds overwhelming, changing a brief for an older adult with incontinence doesn’t have to be scary. For caregivers new to changing adult briefs, it may be easiest to start with the person you care for lying down. Staying calm and respectful will help keep this a positive, low-stress experience. This video teaches you how to change a soiled brief.