SUBMITTED 10/3/2015 by Melissa Ayer and Katie Benton

Nurses play an important role in prevention of foot injury. The elderly population is at particular risk for foot injury due to possible visual impairment, mobility limitations that inhibit inspection of feet, and potential for loss of protective sensation. Routine foot and nail screening and education can help prevent injury. On September 23, 2015, Melissa […]

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WOCN-CB UPDATE SUBMITTED 10/3/2015 by Jill Trelease

Hello Everyone, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself. My name is Jill Trelease and I am the Financial Officer for the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Certification Board. I have been with the Board since 2012 and initially my role was as the Liaison to the Foot Care Committee.  I began my role […]

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