WOC

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AcronymDefinition
WOCWomen of Color
WOCWinds of Change
WOCWorld of Concrete (industry event)
WOCWizards of the Coast (Hasbro subsidiary)
WOCWorld Orienteering Championships
WOCWithout Compensation
WOCWorld Ophthalmology Congress
WOCWound, Ostomy and Continence
WOCWithout Children (biology)
WOCWorld of Color (Disney show)
WOCWarrant Officer Candidate
WOCWord of Christ
WOCWorld of Comics (German comic artists)
WOCWorld Outreach Church (Murfreesboro, TN)
WOCWriting on Cover
WOCWindows Orgchart
WOCWorkplane Objective Code
WOCWireless and Optical Communications
WOCWin-on-Cd
WOCWindows One Care
WOCWisdom of Crowds (MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence)
WOCWeapon of Choice (band)
WOCWorld Orchid Conference
WOCWater Oil Contact (petroleum engineering)
WOCWomen's Ordination Conference (Church)
WOCWeek of Compassion (Indianapolis, IN)
WOCWAN Optimization Controller
WOCWinter of Code (openmaru)
WOCWorld of Conflict (gaming)
WOCWing Operations Center (US Air Force; US DoD)
WOCWorld Organization of Creditors (Russia)
WOCWater-Oxidizing Center (chemistry/biochemistry)
WOCWave of Compassion
WOCWork Order Control
WOCWithout Cash (colloquial)
WOCWater Only Company (UK)
WOCWeb Oriented Center (training center in Brazil)
WOCWorld Orthopaedic Concern
WOCWestern Operations Center (Forest Service)
WOCWonders of Chiropractic
WOCWhites Only Club
WOCWait on Cement (oilfield drilling)
WOCWait On Cement
WOCWarriors of Chaos (gaming)
WOCWorld Of Chris (game)
WOCWomen of Cannabis
WOCWorkshop Organizing Committee
WOCWorkshop on Open Certification of Software Testers
WOCWindows Operators Console (PBX)
WOCWireless Opportunities Coalition
WOCWebsite Owners Club
WOCWorld Overall Championships (frisbee sports)
WOCWorkforce Opportunities Council
WOCWilchester Owners Committee
WOCWeapons Operating Costs
WOCWeather Operations Cell
WOCWar Operations Center
WOCWritten and Oral Communications
WOCWeb Order Cancel
WOCWait on Chat
WOCWaiting On Customer
WOCWide-Area Optimization Controller
References in periodicals archive ?
She enjoys affiliation with The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society[R], where she served as both Treasurer and President of the Society.
The'Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN; www.wocn.org) is an international nursing society of more than 4,000 nurse professionals who are experts in the care of patients with wound, ostomy and continence issues.
Preoperative stoma siting allows the WOCN to identify a suitable ostomy location while the patient is awake in street clothing (American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, 2007; Readding, 2005; Turnbull et al., 2004; United Ostomy Associations of America, Inc., 2004; Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society, 2009).
In addition to clinical practice, she is a member of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society, the Society for the Advancement of Wound Care, the Beta lota Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, and the Association for Rehabilitation Nursing.
We start the meeting with a short review of information at 11:30 while everyone gets their lunch; the one hour educational segment of the program starts at noon followed by the sponsoring representative explaining their products for wound, ostomy and continence care.
A professional, international nursing society of more than 3,700 nurse professionals who are experts in the care of patients with wound, ostomy and continence problems.
A prerequisite for nurses who wish to attend one of the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN) formal accredited professional education programs located in various states is baccalaureate-level education.
October 6th is World Ostomy Day and will be celebrated in the Sacramento area by the Sacramento Wound, Ostomy and Continence Practitioner Nurses with an all day free ostomy clinic and education day.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses (WOCN) Society recognizes and supports the fact, that a pressure ulcer evaluation represents one aspect of a comprehensive patient assessment which includes, but may not be limited to: history and physical examination, risk factors for pressure ulcer development, comorbidities, individual goals, and expectations.
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society includes information on new nurse education programs and certification review courses, a review of new industry literature, upcoming events and meetings, and updates on legislative, regulatory and reimbursement issues.
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society 35th Annual Conference
Peck: In the article you note that this revised approach can be accomplished for the facility by a WOC (wound, ostomy and continence) nurse.