This annual regional conference brings together WOCN® members to collaborate for a weekend-long educational event. The program is designed to provide evidence-based knowledge of the latest techniques, applications and treatments related to wound, ostomy and continence issues. 

Register and gain insights from regional WOCN leaders as you develop new skills, network with fellow WOCN professionals and earn continuing education credits.

Attendees may earn 20 contact hours* attending educational tracts that include Wound Care, Ostomy Care, Continence Care and Professional Practice.

This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

Still need to Register? In order to access this site and view the educational sessions you must be registered for the conference. Visit Northeast Region WOCN Conference Site to pay and register.

If you have already registered for the conference than you should received an email with link to Login. Click on Login in top right hand corner and visit the Auditorium to sign up for the educational sessions you wish to attend. 

NER Conference Objectives

  • Discuss advances in theoretical and clinical evidence based knowledge impacting individuals affected by wound, ostomy, or continence issues.
  • Compare strategies for implementing, justifying, and marketing the wound, ostomy and continence nurse role.
  • Describe examples of evidence based practice and multidisciplinary approaches to enhance outcomes in various health care settings.

About WOCN Society

The WOCN Society is a professional nursing society that supports its' members by promoting educational, clinical and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert healthcare to individuals with wounds, ostomies and incontinence. The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) is a professional, international nursing society of more than 4,600 healthcare professionals who are experts in the care of patients with wound, ostomy and incontinence. WOCN offers comprehensive benefits to all healthcare professionals who are involved in providing wound, ostomy and continence patient care. Members have access to skills and resources that help advance their practice, deliver excellent patient care and help reach their personal and professional goals.

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Please note: Your will be taken to another website in order to register and submit payment.

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Exhibit Hall

Networking Hours: 
Friday, November 6, 2020
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM EST

Saturday, November 7, 2020

12:45 PM - 3:00 PM EST
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST

Sunday, November 8, 2020

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM EST

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Attendee Refund Policy: ALL attendee cancellation requests must be in writing and sent to on or before October 6. A $15.00 processing fee is accessed for all cancellations of registrations. After October 6th refund requests cannot be honored.