WOCN DC Affiliate

Information Resources

We provide the following links as an information source for your research and self-education. If you have additional links that you believe would be a benefit to all please contact us with the information.

Association for the Advancement of Wound Care

We are the preeminent, multidisciplinary organization for advanced wound care. As a not-for-profit association, AAWC gives its members numerous benefits to build a collaborative community for optimal care of those who suffer with chronic non-healing wounds.


Wound Care Information Network

The Wound Care Information Network is the premiere Internet site for free and unbiased wound care information. We have unique and helpful information designed for patients, clinicians and hospital administrators.

World Wide Wounds

The premier online resource for dressing materials and practical wound management information


The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) is a professional nursing society that supports its members by promoting educational, clinical, and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wounds, ostomies, and incontinence.

WOCN Certification Board

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB) offers nurses an opportunity to validate their commitment to excellence within their chosen specialties. To those who have already achieved this certification and those who dream of this next step in their careers, we look forward to getting to know you better