In this issue you will find information on the WOCN Society's 46th Annual Conference, the emPOWERed program, the WTA forum, the WOCN Society's CEC, WOCN Society Five Star Continence Products the December member spotlight and more!
"The 'Advancing Your Professional Practice' session helped me rethink 'thinking outside of the box' with a review my role as a WOC nurse and its impact on institutional goals and positive patient outcomes."
More conference dates for 2014 will be confirmed soon!
The emPOWERed program is commercially supported by an educational grant from Smith & Nephew.
New to the Forums: The Wound Treatment Associate (WTA) Program Forum!
WOCN members currently running the WTA Program, as well as those who are interested in running the program, finally have a place to network and discuss the WTA Program. The Forum provides a support network for WTA Course Coordinators to interact with each other and discuss the ins and outs of running a WTA Program. Ask and answer questions, get feedback, and share your experiences now! Simply log in to wocn.org and click Forums on the left menu bar to check it out!
Get a Head Start On Your Education in 2014
Get a head start on your continuing education in 2014 from the comfort of your own home!
Purchase sessions from the WOCN Society's Continuing Education Center (CEC) by January 31, 2014, and take $10 off your entire purchase in the Continuing Education section by using promo code: CECJAN14
Click here for more information and a special discount!
Share Your Story With Us
The WOCN Society has more than 4,900 members who are health care professionals and experts in the care of patients with wounds, ostomies and incontinence. Thousands of patients receive care from these professionals every day. All of them have one story; one story that can inspire and motivate all who hear it.
Are you a nurse with an amazing story about a
patient you have helped treat?
Are you a patient with an inspiring story of recovery?
The WOCN Society wants to hear from you! Share your incredible nurse or patient story today by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the WOCN Society
The WOCN Society is a professional nursing society, which supports its members by promoting educational, clinical, and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wounds, ostomies and continence concerns.
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The WOCN® Society is professionally managed by Association Headquarters, a charter accredited association management company.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
The WOCN Society was awarded Accreditation with Distinction, the highest recognition awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Accreditation Program.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.