Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN)

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URL: http://www.wocn.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WOCNSociety
Twitter: https://twitter.com/WOCNSociety
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/wocnsociety/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wocnsociety/
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/thewocnsociety

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1969 USA


Achieve benefit coverage for the care of the patient with a wound, ostomy or incontinence; provide opportunities for members to refine, strengthen, and reinforce their knowledge base and competence in the care of the patient with a wound, ostomy or incontinence.


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Officers: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer. Directors (4). Committees (5): Clinical Practice; Professional Practice; Education; Nominations; National Conference Planning. Sub-Committees (4): Accreditation; Continuing Education; Guidelines; Scholarship. Work Groups (4): Incontinence; Ostomy; Support Surfaces; Surgical Dressing.


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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being



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