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    WOC Nursing Education Programs (WOCNEPs) Accredited by the WOCN Society

    Please contact individual programs directly for dates, types of structure(s), and costs.

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    We understand that the closure of the Wicks program has left many students concerned regarding continuing their WOC nursing education. We encourage you to contact the other accredited WOCNEP programs to explore alternatives for completing your education.

  • Cleveland Clinic – R.B. Turnbull, Jr. MD WOC Nursing Education Program

  • 9500 Euclid Avenue, HS1-500, Cleveland, OH 44195

    Telephone: 216-444-5966
    Fax: 216-445-6343

    Program Director: Linda J. Stricker, MSN, RN, CWOCN
    Medical Director: Jean Ashburn, MD
    Program Assistant:
    Barbara Hocevar, MSN, RN, CWOCN
    Program Coordinator: Teresa Warnke

  • Rutgers University School of Nursing-Camden Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Education Program

  • 215 North Third Street, Second Floor, Camden, NJ 08102-1405

    Telephone: General School of Nursing: 856-225-6226; WOCNEP: 856-225-2318
    General School of Nursing:; WOCNEP: OR (Tom Porvaznik, Program Administrative Assistant)

    Program Director: Janice M. Beitz, PhD, RN, CS, CNOR, CWOCN, CRNP, APNC, MAPWCA, FAAN, ANEF, Professor of Nursing
    Program Co-Director:
    Jo Catanzaro, MSN, RN, CWOCN, Adjunct Professor
    Program Faculty:
    Kevin Emmons, DrNP, CWCN, APNC, DAPWCA, Clinical Assistant Professor

  • The Wound and Ostomy Education Program at The Valley Foundation School of Nursing, San José State University

  • One Washington Square, San José, CA 95192-0057

    Telephone: 408-924-3134
    Fax: 408-924-3135

    Program Director: Vivian Wong, PhD, RN, CNS, CWON
    Program Co-Director: Charlene Deo, MSN/Ed, RN, FNP, CWOCN

  • University of Washington Wound Management Education Program (UW WMEP)

  • Continuing Nursing Education, University of Washington, Box 359440, Seattle, WA 98195-9440

    Telephone: 206-543-1047
    Fax: 206-543-6953

    Program Co-Directors: Renee Anderson, MSN, RN, CWON, and Betty Hanrahan, MSN, CNS, ARNP-BC, CWCN-AP, CWS, FACCWS, CFCN

  • webWOC Nursing Education Program

  • 3033 Excelsior Boulevard, Suite 460, Minneapolis, MN 55416

    Telephone: 612-331-4601
    Fax: 612-926-8075
    Continuing Education Website:

    Program Co-Directors: JoAnn Ermer-Seltun, MS, RN, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN and Debra Netsch, DNP, CNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN
    President: Bonnie Sue Rolstad, MS, RN, CWOCN
    Faculty: Kathleen Borchert, MS, RN, CNS, ACNS-BS, CWOCN, CFCN; Sue Bruch, MSN, RN, ARNP, ACNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; JoAnn Ermer-Seltun, MS, RN, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; Sheila Howes-Trammel, MSN, RN, CNP, FNP-BC, CWCN, CCCN, CFCN; Mary Mahoney, MSN, RN, CWON, CFCN; Debra Netsch, DNP, RN, CNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN, CFCN; Bonnie Sue Rolstad, MS, RN, CWOCN

  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Education Center
    Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

  • 17 Executive Park Drive NE, Suite 650, Atlanta, GA 30329-2227

    Telephone: 404-778-4067
    Fax: 404-712-1290

    Program Director: Rose Murphree, DNP, RN, CWOCN, CFCN
    Instructors: Lori Borja, MSN, RN, NP-C, CWOCN, CFCN; Dorothy Doughty, MSN, RN, FAAN, CWOCN, CFCN; Lynette Franklin, MSN, APRN-BC, CWOCN-AP, CFCN; Jane Jaudon, MSN, RN, CCRN, CWOCN; Janet Ramundo, MSN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN

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The WOCN® Society is professionally managed by Association Headquarters, a charter accredited association management company.

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is accredited with distinction 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.

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