Credit Information: Nurses – ANCC and CBRN Accreditation Statements The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.
DISCLAIMER: Accreditation refers to educational content only and does not imply ANCC, CBRN or WOCN Society endorsement of any commercial product or service.
Target Audience: RN, Nurse Practitioners, Health Care Professionals who work with WOC patients.
To Receive Credit:
Complete the activity in its entirety.
Complete/submit the posttest and evaluation.
Receive a passing score of 70% or more to receive credit.
Print out your certificate and/or save to your computer. It will also be saved to your CEC account.
Program Overview: Urinary and fecal incontinence is distressing and embarrassing for both the child and parents. This presentation will enhance the knowledge base of the WOC nurse and APN’s role regarding proper assessment, management, & evaluation as well as differential diagnosis of the pediatric population suffering from dual (urinary & fecal) incontinence. Treatment protocols including behavioral, dietary, pharmacologic and biofeedback will be outlined.
Learning Objectives: Upon successful completion of this educational program, the learner should be able to:
Identify continence development for both bowel and bladder.
Delineate tools and methods for assessment, evaluation and differential diagnosis.
Outline management strategies including: behavioral, dietary, pharmacologic and biofeedback.
Disclosures: Monica Davis, MSN, MBA, CRNP, AnnMarie Nie, RN, CNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, Marilu Dixon, RN, CWOCN, CFCN, and Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN, have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships or conflicts of interest with commercial interests related directly or indirectly to this educational activity.
Commercial Support or Non-Commercial Sponsorship: There is no commercial support or non-commercial sponsorship for this activity.