Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse
Are you or a family member suffering from a wound that won’t heal, facing ostomy surgery, or having problems with your ostomy? Nemaha County Hospital staffs a Certified Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse (WOCN), who treats these issues using evidence-based treatments that include: nutrition, appropriate dressing selection for wounds and management of illnesses that affect healing.
Ostomy Care includes assessment and selection of an appropriate ostomy appliance and management of skin issues to assist patients to return to their previous level of independence.
Stephanie Gerdes, BSN, RN, CWOCN
Hours of Service: Monday – Friday 8am to 4:30 pm by appointment
Contact 402-274-6115 extension 6511