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I Deserve a WOC Nurse

If you or a loved one are suffering from a wound that won't heal, facing ostomy surgery, or having problems with incontinence…you deserve a wound, ostomy and continence nurse!

Annual Conference

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

June 3-6, 2018

Registration and Housing Now Open

Symposia Registration Now Open

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Become A WOC Nurse


Learn more about the pathways to becoming a certified WOC nurse.

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Ostomy Care Associate (OCA) Program NOW LIVE

The OCA Program is now live! This continuing education course provides 27 Contact Hours for nurses and prepares non-specialty nurses to provide basic ostomy care under the direction of a certified WOC nurse. If you are interested in becoming a Course Coordinator and/or bringing the OCA Program to your facility, click here to learn more.


Join Now Contact Us: 888-224-WOCN(9626)

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The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.

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