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This was demonstrated in a study that used two Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses to assess for IAD among a sample of 98 individuals with fecal incontinence (Bliss et al.
a nurse consultant in a suburban Chicago office--a veteran Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse (WOCN) with years of specialty training and experience behind her--will guide a Seattle field nurse's examination of a pressure ulcer on the heel of a diabetic, homebound patient using a combination of clinical software and advanced telecommunications technology.
I plan to use this product for incontinence care in my practice, and it can be used by and for patients in all types of settings, from hospitals to long-term care facilities," said JoAnn Ermer-Seltun, RN, a Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse and Family Nurse Practitioner at Mercy Medical Center in North Iowa.