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Special to OWM: Why Continence Care: The Importance of Including Continence Care in Your Wound Care Practice

A recent article in Ostomy Wound Management1 emphasized the growing need for wound care nursing specialists and for ongoing education and resources for nurses specializing in wo...

Special to OWM: Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders: Fall 2018 Update

The Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders has been churning out comment letters to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and other regulatory agencies at a staggering rate in 2018 in r...

Special to OWM: The Cost Burden of Absorbent Incontinence Products for Senior Patients

United States citizens are living longer, which increases their risk for developing incontinence....

Proceedings of the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care’s First Annual Pressure Ulcer Summit

Proceedings of the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care’s First Annual Pressure Ulcer Summit
February 9–10, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia...

Special to OWM: SAWC Spring 2018 winning abstracts

Make sure you leave room in your SAWC/WHS schedule to attend the oral abstract sessions and to visit the Poster Exhibit....

Special to OWM: An Overview of Incontinence Prevention

The words incontinence and prevention are rarely seen together....

Special to OWM: Wound Care Reimbursement: Things Are A-Changing!

Nearly 50 years ago, this author took her first job involving health care reimbursement as the Nutrition Services Payment Specialist for The Ohio State University Hospitals....

Special to OWM: Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders Update: Demonstrating the Impact and Cost of Chronic Wounds

With quality measure-based payment models now driving Medicare reimbursement under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), wound care providers have been left with few performance...

Innovations That Work!

Looking for what’s new in the wound, ostomy, continence care arena?...