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Friday, March 4, 2016   (0 Comments)
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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.

Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society

1120 Route 73, Suite 200

Mount Laurel, New Jersey 08054

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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.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.
We Need Your Input

As part of the final process of updating the WOC Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice, the WOCN Society needs to solicit public comment. This step is vital in the final formulation of the document to assure it reflects the focus, scope and essence of the WOC nursing practice. Your comments will be evaluated by the Scope and Standards Task Force and used to strengthen the updated WOC Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice.
To register your comment, please review the Scope and Standards PDF and follow the link to submit comments (located at the end of the document). Alternatively, you may submit your comments here.

The deadline for comment submission is Monday, March 7, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET.
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Will you be joining us in Montréal June 4-8, 2016 for the Joint Conference?

Montréal is a beautiful city with lots to explore, and we want to help you make the most out of your trip! Click here to find general information about Montréal, ideas for fun free-time activities, plus tips on getting around.

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Apply Now for the 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety
3M and the WOCN Society have partnered to recognize and promote health care facilities and their WOCN members who have implemented a patient care regimen resulting in improved skin integrity or the maintenance of patients' skin health as they undergo treatment in a health care facility.

The 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety recognizes an individual or team for creating and sustaining a successful skin damage prevention program that demonstrates positive clinical outcomes, teamwork and knowledge transfer. The WOCN Society will award the winning program with a complimentary trip to the 2016 WOCN Society and CAET Joint Conference, to be held from June 4-8 in Montreal, Québec, Canada. An individual or up to four members of the winning team will be invited to attend the conference, with the award covering conference registration, airfare and lodging.

Submissions will be accepted until 11:59 PM EST on March 11, 2016
WTA Forum

Did you know that
WOCN members currently running the Wound Treatment Associate (WTA®) Program, as well as those who are interested in running the program, have a place to network and discuss the program with each other?

The WTA Forum provides a support network for current and future WTA Course Coordinators to interact and discuss the ins and outs of facilitating a successful WTA Program. Ask and answer questions, get feedback, and share your experiences!

Click here to check it out! Make sure you are logged in so that you can access this members only forum.
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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.