Voluntarily pursuing certification or recertification in wound, ostomy and continence (WOC) nursing is an important step in the process of ensuring the delivery of consistent, quality healthcare and improving patient outcomes.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) has several excellent clinical resources led by leaders in WOC nursing to help you prepare for your certification or recertification exam.
This course will prepare individuals to sit for the WOCNCB wound certification exam. The focus of this course is on test taking strategies. A number of practice questions and test scenarios will be used to review key content areas.
This course will prepare individuals to sit for the WOCNCB ostomy certification exam. Topics addressed during this session include common ostomy types and alternate procedures, including their indications and management, and case studies to demonstrate real world applications.
Contact Hours: 2.57
Speaker: Paula Erwin-Toth, MSN, RN, CWOCN, CNS, FAAN
This course will provide an overview of continence content for CWOCN, CCCN and CCCN-AP certification examinations. Topics addressed during this session include urinary and fecal incontinence pathophysiology, assessment and management, and includes a content outline of the exam itself.
Contact Hours: 2.38
Speaker: Mikel Gray, PhD, FNP, PNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN
WOCN Member price: $60.00
JWOCN Certification Resources
The Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing (
JWOCN) has special collections of evidence-based research articles to help you prepare for certification:
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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 Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.