Laurie McNichol is a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Wound Ostomy and Continence Advanced Practice Nurse at Cone Health in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Her career as a WOC Nurse has focused on the prevention and treatment of pressure injuries, the care of the ostomy patient with a focus on the prevention of peristomal skin complications, incontinence-associated dermatitis and medical adhesive related skin injuries. She co-edited the core curriculum textbooks on wound care, has published widely and contributed to each of the WOCN Society’s electronic decision support tools. She has lectured both nationally and internationally. Laurie is a Past President of the Society.