2018 Stoma Stroll Video

Ostomy Canada Society held its 6th annual Stoma Stroll on October 6, 2018 in 12 cities across Canada, in conjunction with World Ostomy Day which is held every 3 years all over the world. This year’s theme was “Speaking Out Changes Lives”

WOC-EP Award

Are you a registered nurse? Ostomy Canada Society is offering $1500 for registered nurses to become ET/NSWOC Nurses. Click here for more information

Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers

Having healthy skin around your stoma is very important. The skin around your stoma should look like the skin on the rest of your stomach. If it doesn’t, the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide is here to help. It is designed to help you identify some common skin problems, things you should do, and when you […]

Atlantic Ostomy Care meeting – June 2018

Atlantic Canada Education Program Advances the NSWOC Profession  The Hollister Canada team recently helped educate Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence (NSWOC) in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Atlantic Canada Education Program provided the clinicians with valuable education to help keep them at the forefront of their specialty. It focused on how to provide cost […]

New – Find a NSWOC

Our friends over at Nurses Specialized In Wound, Ostomy And Continence Canada [NSWOCC] (formerly called The Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy (CAET)) have renamed their handy look-up page on their website. It was formerly called “Find An ET Nurse” and is now called “Find a NSWOC“. Click on the image to the left or link […]