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.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.
DISCLAIMER: Accreditation refers to educational content only and does not imply ANCC 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.
Print out your certificate and/or save to your computer. It will also be saved to your CEC account.
Body worn absorbent products are the most common management strategy used for patients with urinary and/or fecal incontinence. Attend this session to learn about the WOCN Society's newest clinical decision-support algorithm for selection, use and evaluation of body worn absorbent products (BWAP). You will not want to miss the unveiling of the latest tool designed specifically for your practice as a WOC nurse.
The learner will describe the steps in clinical assessment of the patient with incontinence guided by the BWAP tool.
The planners and faculty for this session reported no relevant relationships with commercial interest organizations. This presentation was reviewed to ensure no bias was present.
Commercial Support or Non-Commercial Sponsorship:
There is no commercial support or non-commercial sponsorship for this activity.
MS, RN, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN,
Family Nurse Practitioner, WOC nurse specialist,
MercyOne North Iowa Continence Clinic & Vascular Wound Center