Due to the ongoing pandemic, WOCNCB staff are working remotely to practice social distancing. The best way to reach us is by emailing info@wocncb.org.

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Live Remote Proctoring for WOCNCB exams is being offered temporarily   

For more than 40 years, more than 9,700 dedicated nurses have chosen to certify in wound, ostomy, continence and foot care nursing through the WOCNCB.


The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board encourages you to keep them active because of the value they bring to you.

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Special Announcements
Voting Open, 2021 WOCNCB Board of Directors
The election is open for the 2021 WOCNCB Board of Directors
Positions. Please review the candidates and submit your ballot.
Voting closes August 31, 2021.
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Scantron monitoring & responding to impact COVID-19 is having on WOCNCB testing operations.
Scantron will update site closures and assist candidates who require rescheduling on a daily basis. All updates posted at https://www.scantron.com/site-closures-delays/.
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Disaster Relief from WOCNCB
For a number of years the WOCNCB has reached out to its certificants in need with a helping hand. We know that our members are sometimes dealing with the consequences of either personal or natural disasters.
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Congratulations to Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)!
Children's Hospital Los Angeles is the 2021 WOCNCB Employer Recognition Award Winner! This award demonstrates exemplary support of the certification process in WOC nursing and supports our mission to promote the highest standard of consumer care and safety.
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New WOCNCB Employer Discount Program
The Employer Discount Voucher Program offers a way for employers to get nurses certified at a reduced rate. Get more nurses certified and keep them certified!
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Certification eNews
Read the latest issue of the Certification eNews.
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Mobile App Now Available!

Be Better Prepared to Pass the Wound, Ostomy, Continence and Foot Care Exams – Study with the Official WOCNCB® Mobile App & Flash Card sets!


The app provides detailed result tracking and quiz builders. Printed flash card sets available.

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