Employer Recognition Award
The WOCNCB Employer Recognition Award is awarded annually to honor an organization that has demonstrated exemplary support of the certification process in WOC nursing.
The WOCNCB's Awards Program supports the mission to:
Promote the highest standard of consumer care and safety by providing credentialing in the areas of wound, ostomy, continence and foot care nursing.
The award includes the following:
- Award plaque presented to a representative of the winning organization at the WOCN® Society Annual Conference.
- Announcement of winning organization on the WOCNCB website.
- A press release sent to WOCNCB media contacts, and a press release to be used by the organization.
Applications are due no later than February 15th.
Click here to learn how to nominate your outstanding employer.
2018 Employer Recognition Award Winner
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH), Philadelphia, PA
Congratulations to the 2018 Employer Recognition Award winner Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH) located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The award was presented during the WOCN Society's 50th Annual Conference to members of the TJUH staff and administration. Pictured below are staff present to receive the award: Marzena Sroczynski, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Jill Bocchese, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Shane Rudolph, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Jinah Yoo, BSN, RN, CWOCN, Mary Ann McGinley, PhD, RN, Senior Vice President for Patient Services & Chief Nursing Officer, Denise Gould, BSN, RN, CWOCN. Not present, Eleanor Gates, MSN, RN, Vice President of Surgery and Trauma.
Click here to read the winning 2018 nomination essay.
Past WOCNCB® Employer Recognition Award Winners
Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System
Floyd Medical Center
VNA Care Network and Hospice
Clarinda Regional Health Center
Community Memorial Healthcenter
South Hill, Virginia
Duke Raleigh Hospital
Raleigh, North Carolina
Iowa Health Home Care
JA Haley Veterans Administration Medical Center