WOCNCB Certification Inspiration

WOCNCB® is pleased to introduce a new podcast series WOCNCB® Certification Inspiration. Kicking off the new podcast with a series of episodes of WOCNCB® Certified nurses sharing experiences in different workplace settings: A Day in the Life of a WOCNCB® Nurse.

The podcasts are available for download directly from the WOCNCB website, or accessible via iTunes and GooglePlay.

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WOCNCB® Certified Nurses Sharing COVID-19 Experiences

By: Holly Hovan CWOCN-AP®, Jessica Simmons CWON®, Sarah Erslev CWOCN®, CFCN®, Jonathan F. Smith CFCN® and Cathy Wogamon, CWON®, CFCN®

Duration: 16:22 | File size: 9601KB

We are proud of our nurses and appreciate their dedication to patient care. WOCNCB® wanted to share some of their stories. Hear how they are rising to the challenge and adapting to provide services where needed during the COVID-19 pandemic. You will hear from: Holly Hovan CWOCN-AP®, Jessica Simmons CWON®, Sarah Erslev CWOCN®, CFCN®, Jonathan F. Smith CFCN® and Cathy Wogamon, CWON®, CFCN®.


A day in the life of a Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse (CWOCN) in the Acute Care Setting

By: Kristen Price, BSN, RN, CWOCN®

Duration: 15:23 | File size: 28,857KB

As a CWOCN In the Acute Care setting, Kristen is the go-to expert for wound and ostomy care. Kristen shares her knowledge and educates clinicians RNs, MDs, as well as, patients and new parents on a variety of topics from wound assessment and dressing techniques to self-ostomy care. She is grateful for the opportunity to have a positive impact on her patient's lives and hopes to inspire others.


The role of a WOCNCB® certified nurse in APN Led Ostomy Clinic/ ambulatory setting

By: Susan Solmos, MSN, RN, CWCN® and Janice C. Colwell, RN, MS, CWOCN®, FAAN

Duration: 20:52 | File size: 39,140KB

Susan Solmos, MSN, RN, CWCN interviewing Janice C. Colwell, RN, MS, CWOCN, FAAN of University of Chicago Medicine. Janice has practiced as a WOC nurse for 40 years at the University of Chicago Medicine, most recently in the outpatient stoma clinic.


A day in the life of a Nurse Practitioner CWON® at a Wound Care and Hyperbaric Clinic

By: Jessica Simmons, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CWON, DNC

Duration: 10:07 | File size: 18,977KB

Jessica Simmons, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CWON, DNC is a nurse practitioner and shares her experience as the "go to" person for any wound and ostomy condition in a hospital based nurse-run physician supported clinic.


A Day in the Life of a long-term care CWOCN-AP® Nurse

By: Holly Hovan MSN, RN-BC, APRN-ACNS-BC, CWOCN-AP®

Duration: 13:14 | File size: 24,830KB

Holly Hovan MSN, RN-BC, APRN-ACNS-BC, CWOCN-AP is an advanced practice registered nurse at the Veterans Affairs Northeast Ohio Healthcare System, proudly serving those who have served.


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