The Position Statement - WOCN® Registered Trademark Use Guidelines was originated by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ and the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board, completed and approved in December 2011.
Statement of Position
WOCN® is a registered trademark owned by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™, which has the exclusive rights to use the Mark in association with the name of its professional organization and in commerce related to its services. The WOCN® Mark is not to be used by individuals or groups as a name, title, or credential for an individual or as an abbreviation for wound, ostomy and continence nurses/nursing.
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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.