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WOC Nursing Certification Board

Milwaukee,  WI 
United States
http://www.wocncb.org
  • Booth: 349


Learn how to become Board Certified: http://www.wocncb.org.

Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB®) is The Gold Standard for Certification®.

Founded in 1978, th WOCNCB® is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and the American Board of Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC) and has been offering certification since 1978. We offer the following general and advanced practice wound, ostomy, continence and foot care  credentials:  CWOCN®, CWCN®, COCN®, CCCN®, CWON®, CWOCN-AP®, CWCN-AP®, COCN-AP®, CCCN-AP®, CWON-AP®, CFCN®, and WTA-C® .  WOCNCB® certified nurses are prepared to lead the way to quality and cost-effective patient care. Stop by Booth #349 to learn about eligibility requirements or visit us online @ www.wocncb.org.  

WOCNCB® offers many exam prep resources available on our website http://www.wocncb.org/certification/exam-preparation:

  • Exam Content Outlines
  • Practice Exams
  • Flash Cards (mobile apps available)
  • Textbook references

Listen to new WOCNCB® Certification Inspiration podcast! Certified Nurses sharing experiences different workplace settings: http://www.wocncb.org/get-involved/wocncb-certification-inspiration


 Show Specials

  • Chance to Win! Mobile App and Certification Exam fee(s)

    • Daily mobile app winner
    • One Exam fee winner selected

    To enter download a resource or join the live group chat during WOCNext Reimagined June 5-7th and you will be automatically entered to win! Visit www.wocncb.org to purchase the CWCN®, COCN®, CCCN®, CFCN® mobile apps and start preparing today.  Advanced Practice Wound (CWCN-AP®) mobile flash card apps will roll out later in 2020.


 Press Releases

  • wocncb-clr-log

     

    Press Release

    Media Contact

    Lisa Obradovic, Marketing Manager

    888-496-2622 Lobradovic@wocncb.org

     www.WOCNCB.org

    2020 WOCNCB® Employer Award, New PGP Handbook, Official WOCNCB® mobile apps, Nursing Mastery Partnership & Podcasts

    Milwaukee, WI – June 5, 2020 - The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB®) will exhibit (Booth # 349) at 2020 WOCNext® Reimagined. WOCNCB® is a professional organization dedicated to providing patient safety and protection by offering credentialing in the areas of wound, ostomy, continence and foot care nursing. WOCNCB® credentials are viewed as The Gold Standard for Certification®.  WOCNCB® certified nurses provide quality care to patients in a variety of settings, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, and home healthcare.

    WOCNCB® will announce the winner of the Employer Recognition Award with a video announcement on June 5th.  This award is given annually to honor an organization that has demonstrated exemplary support of the certification process in WOC nursing. Chosen from numerous candidates, the winner supports the WOCNCB®’s mission to promote the highest standard of consumer care and safety. 

    New 2020 Professional Growth Program (PGP) handbook available for download!  WOCNCB® established the Professional Growth Program (PGP) as an alternative to taking an exam for recertification. WOCNCB® staff will be available via Group Chat Live to answer any questions during WOCNext Reimagined. WOCNCB® is hosting PGP Q&A sessions via Zoom June 8-10. Stop by the WOCNCB® booth for details and to sign up for a session. Visit the resource section of our booth to download the 2020 PGP handbook and Quick Step by Step PGP Guide.

    Official WOCNCB® Wound, Ostomy, Continence and Foot Care mobile flash card apps available!  Each mobile app features 200 questions and answers, detailed rationales, and references to help you prepare for the exam. Customize your studying to meet your needs!  The app provides detailed results tracking and quiz builders to flag your weak areas for further review. Visit www.wocncb.org to purchase the CWCN®, COCN®, CCCN®, CFCN® mobile apps and start preparing today.  Advanced Practice Wound (CWCN-AP®) mobile flash card apps will roll out later in 2020.

    Partnership with My Nursing Mastery.  We are collaborating with Higher Learning Technologies (HLT) to provide lifelong learning content for the My Nursing Mastery app. The app provides videos, audio lessons, and up-to-date resources including several of our podcasts. Learn more at https://mynursingmastery.com/

    WOCNCB Certification Inspiration podcasts now available. The podcasts are available for download directly from the WOCNCB http://www.wocncb.org/get-involved/wocncb-certification-inspiration or accessible via iTunes and GooglePlay. The podcasts kicked off with a series of episodes of WOCNCB® Certified nurses sharing experiences in different workplace settings: A Day in the Life of a WOCNCB® Nurse.

    About the WOCNCB®

    A not-for-profit professional, international nursing organization certifying over 9,000 registered nurses who are specialists in the field of wound, ostomy, continence and foot care. WOCNCB® has Board Certified nurses in Canada, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia. 

    For more information, contact the WOCNCB® at (888) 496-2622, e-mail lobradovic@wocncb.org, or visit www.wocncb.org.

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    The WOCNCB is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies

    and the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC).


 Products

  • WOCNCB Mobile flash card apps available!
    Each mobile app features 200 questions and answers, detailed rationales, and references to help you prepare for the exam. Visit www.wocncb.org to purchase the CWCN®, COCN®, CCCN®, CFCN® mobile apps & start preparing today....

  • Be Better Prepared to Pass the Wound, Ostomy, Continence Care & Foot Care Exams - Study with the OFFICIAL WOCNCB Flash Card Sets

    Wound Care Flash Card Set

    New Wound, & Ostomy, Continence & Foot Care Mobile flash card apps available! Don't wait – purchase today!

    Mobile Apps start at $19.95 for 6 months and $39.95 for 12 months

    The new apps provide detailed results tracking and quiz builders to flag your weak areas for further review. Order Official WOCNCB® Flash Card Mobile Apps here.

    Advanced Practice Wound (CWCN-AP®) mobile flash card apps will roll out later in 2020.

    Chance to Win! Mobile App and Certification Exam fee(s)

    To enter download a resource or join the live group chat during WOCNext Reimagined June 5-7th and you will be automatically entered to win!


    Official WOCNCB® Printed Flash Card Sets

    Printed Flash Card Sets are available for wound, ostomy, continence and foot care. Each flash card set contains over 200 questions and can be ordered here.

    Printed flash card sets are $44.95 each.

    Due to a stay at home order in the State of Wisconsin, we currently are unable to ship printed flash card sets. Flash card mobile apps are available.

Sessions within this conference awarded advanced practice and pharmacology credit. 

Attendees were able to earn one nursing Contact Hour for every hour of education time. Learners had to complete an evaluation to receive Contact Hours. 

  • WOCNext 2020 Reimagined was hosted through the WOCN Society's CEC, wocncec.org, and was live from  May 29 - June 23. Archived WOCNext 2020 Reimagined sessions are now available in the CEC. Click here to learn more.

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