The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) is a professional nursing society that supports healthcare professionals in part by providing educational resources to help advance practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wound, ostomy and continence concerns. Learn more about the Society.
Earn Continuing Education Through the WOCN Society's Continuing Education Center
The WOCN Society's Continuing Education Center (CEC) provides a continuously update selection of web-based continuing education resources at reasonable rates for both members and nonmembers. Visit the CEC.
Earn Continuing Education Through the WOCN Society's Annual Conference
The WOCN Society's Annual Conference is the only place to get wound, ostomy and continence information—all in one place. This year the WOCN Society conference is in your "neck of the woods" from June 22-26 in Seattle, WA. Join us at this year's conference where you can get the latest information and earn up to 15 hours of AANP credit including 5 hours of pharmacology continuing education credit.
Join us for the whole conference, or take advantage of just a few sessions with our day rates. View the Annual Conference website.
WOCN Libraries: Publications and Educational Resources
The WOCN Society publishes numerous educational resources each year spanning a wide array of topics related to specialized wound, ostomy and continence care that many advance practice nurses face. The educational tools have been developed and researched by leaders in the field of WOC care and often undergo an extensive content validation process to secure best practice standards. Learn more at the WOCN Libraries.