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Way to Go Lahey Hospital Nurses 7 East

We want to give a big shout out THANK YOU to the nurses of Lahey Hospital 7 East for their efforts hosting bake sale. They raised $740.00 for Youth Rally.   “In the end, though, maybe we must all give up trying to pay back the people in this world who sustain our lives. In […]

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Message from Mary Willis

Update from the New England Region of the Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses Society: There is a lot going on in the region and Spring has finally arrived. Congratulations to NERWOCN Board member Marian Barry-Ravagni for being recognized in The Boston Globe Salute to Nurses for her upbeat attitude. She was nominated by the daughter of […]

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Message from our President

To the Members of the New England Region of the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society: We are almost through February.  I cannot wait for March because I can see the end of winter and I have my birthday!!  On Saturday March 10th, I hope you will join us for the NERWOCN Spring Event at the […]

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Presidents Message

Dear New England Region Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society Members,        Another year has gone by. I don’t know about you, but it has been a year of constant change for me, especially at work. I’m sure it is a sign of the times in healthcare, but it can be a challenge to […]

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

    World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day Check out this team of Skin Champions! Lahey Hospital and Medical Center spreading the news about Pressure Ulcer Prevention.  The best practice is  PREVENTION.  Thank you Skin Champs! What did your organization do for World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day? Preventing pressure injuries is essential to all […]

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In Loving Memory of Eileen McCann

  It is with a heavy heart that we communicate the passing of our dear friend and colleague Eileen McCann. Eileen fought the “cancer battle” strong and with such grace and dignity and is with such sadness that we offer her family and friends are thoughts and prayers. Eileen was a longstanding member of our […]

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Hello from the Communications Committee

Hello Members of the New England Region,   It was great to see so many new and familiar faces in October at our New England Region WOCN’s 41st Annual Fall Conference in Nashua, NH! Thank you for making it such a great success this year. We hope to see you all again next year and […]

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