Lisa Obradovic, Marketing Manager
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.wocncb.org.
The WOCNCB is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies
and the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC).