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WOCNow: Congratulations Spring WOCN Foundation Scholarship Winners! Fall Scholarships Now Open

Thursday, August 8, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Kristin Petty
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August 7, 2019
Congratulations Spring
WOCN Foundation Scholarship Winners!
Congratulations to the following 2019 Spring WOCN Foundation Scholarship Winners:

Alessandra Brazell- Accredited Scholarship
Kimberly Eisenbarth- Accredited Scholarship
Priyanka Gandh- Accredited Scholarship
Michelle Gehring- Accredited Scholarship
April McCarty- Accredited Scholarship
Amy Menegay- Accredited Scholarship
Brent Reel- Accredited Scholarship
Christine Shettler- Accredited Scholarship
Margaret Smart- Accredited Scholarship
Jennifer Weiser- Accredited Scholarship
Applications for the Fall WOCN Foundation Scholarship Program are now being accepted!

Accredited Educational Scholarship
This scholarship is open to nurses who are accepted into a WOCN Accredited Educational Program.

Advanced Education Scholarship Program
This scholarship is open to board certified WOC nurses who wish to obtain a higher degree (Baccalaureate, Master's or Doctoral Degree, or NP Certificate).
Want to learn more?  Listen to the WOCTalk podcast episode " The WOCN Foundation Scholarship Program for WOC Nurses ," in which we sit down with Carole Bauer, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, OCN, CWOCN, the current Chair of the WOCN Society Scholarship Committee to discuss her career, her role as the Chair and the WOCN Foundation Scholarship Program for WOC nurses, and she gives very helpful suggestions for submitting a successful application.

The deadline to apply for a scholarship is Friday, November 1, 2019.
Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide--
Now Available in Spanish!
The Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers  is an easy to use, mobile tool that provides basic guidance for teens and adults living with an ostomy. It is designed to help identify common skin problems, provide next steps for care or management and appropriately prompt individuals to seek care or support from a WOC nurse or Nurse Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence. Share this tool with your patients today to help them take control of their skin health!
Join Us for a Two-Part Webinar Series
and Earn Two FREE Contact Hours + Pharmacology Credit!
Join us on August 14th for the webinar " Nutrition and Hydration Management of the Individual with a High Output Stoma ," presented by Mary Arnold-Long , DNP, APRN, CRRN, CWOCN-AP, ACNS-BC, and Carol Rees Parrish , MS, RD.
The purpose of this webinar is to provide clinicians with tools to develop individual treatment plans in order to maximize hydration and nutrition absorption, and in so doing, prevent kidney injury and improve quality of life for these patients. Learn More.
Join us on August 28th for the webinar " Pharmacological Management of the Individual with a High Output Stoma ," presented by Mary Arnold-Long , DNP, APRN, CRRN, CWOCN-AP, ACNS-BC, and Matt Widanski , PharmD
The purpose of this webinar is to provide the clinician with tools to develop plans for pharmacological management to support nutrition and hydration management (discussed in the August 14th Webinar) to aid with output management to prevent dehydration, to prevent kidney injury, and to improve the quality of life for these patients. Learn more.

Registration is free for both the August 14th and August 28th webinars, but you must register for each individual session to participate. This two-part webinar series is supported by B. Braun Medical.
Dates & Deadlines
New Episode of WOCTalk
Listen to the latest episode of WOCTalk: Meet the President
On this episode of WOCTalk we sit down with Stephanie Yates, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CWOCN. At the conclusion of the WOCNext 2019 event this past June, Stephanie was sworn in as the newest President of the WOCN Society.

Listen in to learn more about the personal and professional life of the 22nd President of the WOCN Society, what she is looking forward to as the newest President of the WOCN Society and her tips for new WOC nurses and those looking for volunteer opportunities on a national level.

Subscribe to WOCTalk so you never miss a new episode!
View WOCNext 2019 Sessions Online
If you attended WOCNext 2019, use the Library Pass to watch sessions and earn 3 Contact Hours for free!
Access instructions are on the back of the Library Pass and were also emailed to attendees on July 22. 

If you attended the event and did not receive an email, please contact info@wocn.org .
Looking for a Job?
Visit the Career Center to search for WOC nursing job listings, set up custom job alerts and view salaries and benefits.

WOCN Society Members can post their resumes in the anonymous database. Not a member?  Join now!
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The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.
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