Mrs. Laurie L. McNichol MSN, RN, CNS, GNP, CWOCN, CWON-AP, FAAN

Clinical Nurse Specialist/WOC Nurse, Cone Health

Laurie McNichol is a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Wound Ostomy and Continence Advanced Practice Nurse at Cone Health in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Her interest in skin health has led to investigation and publishing on incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD), therapeutic linens and their impact on pressure injuries and incontinence, perioperative pressure injuries and on support surface utilization. She has worked extensively on refining the consensus conference process and the translation of paper resources into electronic decision support tools for bedside clinicians.

Ms. McNichol received her BSN from D’Youville College in Buffalo, New York and her MSN with a focus in gerontological nursing and post master’s certificate as a geriatric nurse practitioner from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.