Karen Campbell

2019 WOC – EP Education Award

On May 29th the NSWOCC Wound Ostomy and Continence Institute is holding its Virtual Graduation Ceremony. Karen Campbell of London, Ontario, is the recipient of the 2019 Ostomy Canada WOC – EP Nurses Award. She will be recognized at the graduation ceremony. Karen E Campbell – Bio Her education and certifications includes: BScN, MScN, PhD,…

NSWOCC and CSCRS Preoperative Stoma Marking Position Statement Launch

NSWOCC and CSCRS Preoperative Stoma Marking Position Statement Launch

Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada (NSWOCC) partnered with the Canadian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (CSCRS) in order to develop and launch the: Preoperative Stoma Site Marking for Fecal Diversions: Ileostomy and Colostomy: Position Statement of the Canadian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (CSCRS) and the Nurses Specialized in Wound,…

The Power of 3

The Power of 3

NSWOCs are trained to deliver specialized care to patients with wound, ostomy and continence challenges. Working in acute care settings, long-term care facilities, communities, and private settings, NSWOCs reduce costs, get better outcomes for patients and contribute to higher quality care. Every patient deserves a Nurse Specialized in Wound, Ostomy, and Continence care. Become an…

Peristoma Skin Assessment Guide

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…

Find a NSWOC

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…