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WOCNow: Evidence-Based Education

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Posted by: Becky Carroll
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May 15, 2018
 Using the WOC Nursing Scope and Standards in Every Day Practice Situations
Are you traveling to Philadelphia for the WOCN® Society's 50th Annual Conference? Don't miss "Guiding Your Professional Future with the Scope and Standards for the WOC Nurse: Practical Application of the 2nd Edition of the Scope and Standards" on Wednesday, June 6, 8:00-9:00 am.
This session will focus on care coordination and collaboration by WOC nurses, ethics in WOC nursing, current issues and trends that influence WOC nursing, future considerations and challenges for WOC nursing, and standards of WOC nursing practice and professional performance.

 Wound Care Education By Nurses for Nurses
If you're looking for additional wound care knowledge, try pairing the following wound CE courses with the WOCN Society's evidence-based wound guidelines.

Credits: 1.19 Contact Hours

Speaker: Phyllis Bonham, PhD, MSN, RN, CWOCN, DPNAP, FAAN

Credits: 1.40 Contact Hours

Speakers: Myra Varnado, RN, CWOCN, and Penny Crawford, MN, RN, FNP
For more CE courses, visit the Continuing Education Center.

The WOCN Society's evidence-based guidelines were developed by WOC nurses for nurses and allied health professionals alike. For online access to all of the Society's evidence-based guidelines, purchase the  WOCN Clinical Practice Guideline Series.
 Key Dates
 OCA Program
 The Society developed the Ostomy Care Associate (OCA) Program as a continuing education program to further empower wound, ostomy and continence (WOC) specialty nurses and to improve patient outcomes by enhancing the general ostomy knowledge for the entire nursing team.

The OCA Program is an evidence-based online course that meets international guidelines for ostomy care and provides 27.0 contact hours for nurses.
 Accreditation Statement
 
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN® 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 

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.

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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.

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