iWOC Nursing Foundation Transforming Healthcare, One Person At A Time.

About iWOC

Our Vision:

To impact the care disparities negatively affecting patients with wounds and ostomies by empowering patients, caregivers, and healthcare practitioners with knowledge, skill, and hope.

Our Mission:

iWOC Nursing Foundation is a professional nursing organization that will guide the delivery of excellence in healthcare to individuals with wounds and ostomies by offering support to patients, caregivers, and healthcare practitioners and empowering them with the knowledge necessary to seek and provide timely and appropriate wound care and ostomy care services.

The iWOC Foundation will fulfill this mission by: 

  • Providing access for patients and caregivers to the most up-to-date wound care information

  • Offering educational growth opportunities to healthcare professionals who are involved in the provision of wound and ostomy care

  • Enhancing the skills of healthcare practitioners through a variety of resources that will help them to advance the practice, deliver excellent patient care, and reach their personal and professional goals


  • Trust

  • Integrity

  • Excellence

These organizational values serve as the guiding principles for The iWOC Foundation. We strive to ensure that these three values are evident in everything we do.