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Ostomy Symposium

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Advocate BroMenn Medical Center

1304 Franklin Ave

Normal, IL 61761

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Ostomy Symposium: Ostomy Issues for Nurses in all Practice Settings

Jointly provided by Advocate Health Care & Central Illinois Wound Ostomy & Continence Nurses Society

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Conference Center at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center

1304 Franklin Avenue, Normal, IL 61761


Desired Learner Outcome: Learners will able to identify the need for stoma creation, the specialized care required, and the resources available to individuals with ostomies.

0730 Registration and Continental Breakfast

0800 Welcome

0815 Creation of stomas; types of stomas; etiology and repair of peristomal hernias presented by Dr. Eric Robinson, general surgeon, Advocate Medical Group

1030 Pre-operative education; stoma site marking; stoma complications; case studies presented by Jan Colwell, RN, MSN, CWOCN, FAAN

1200 Lunch and vendor display

1300 Peristomal complication; prevention and care of peristomal hernias; measuring for hernia support belt; case studies presented by Jan Colwell, RN, MSN, CWOCN, FAAN

1445 "My Life as an Ostomate" - patient experience panel



Commercial Support

Gold - Coloplast

Bronze - Byram Healthcare, Convatec and Hollister




Continuing Nursing Education Hours: 6.25 contact hours will be awarded upon successful completion of this program.

Criteria for Successful Completion: You must attend the entire event. Evaluations will be sent via email within 15 business days after the event. Participants will have 28 days to complete the evaluation. Upon submission of the evaluation, the participant will receive their certificate.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Jan Colwell is on the Speakers Bureau for Coloplast and Hollister and works as a consultant for Coloplast.

Accreditation Statement: Advocate Health Care is an approved provider by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-368, 10/1/2020).




Parking: The Conference Center is located on southeast side of the campus. You are welcome to park in any area marked "visitor parking" on the campus. There will be signage inside the main entrance to guide you to the Conference Center.




Registration Options: If you would like to register over the phone, please contact Susie O'Neil at 309.268.2097. You can also send a check made payable to WOCN Central IL Affiliate along with your name, address and primary e-mail address to Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, attn: Susie O'Neil, 1304 Franklin Ave, Normal, IL 61761. Registration deadline is April 5, 2018.


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