The Nova Scotia Wound, Ostomy and Continence Summit:

Supporting Sustainability 

Bringing together government, administrators, clinical leaders, patients, and industry

Thursday, September 22, 2022
8:30AM TO 12:15PM ADT
Halifax Tower Hotel & Conference Centre

We are bringing together key healthcare stakeholders, registered charities focused on specialized nursing care, and industry to discuss the current situation of wound, ostomy and continence in the province of Nova Scotia and to determine how we can collaborate and contribute to the sustainability in the areas of wound, ostomy and continence. 


  1. Update our stakeholders on best practices in wound, ostomy and continence within Nova Scotia

  2. Evaluate a patient’s experience living with an ostomy in Nova Scotia

  3. Determine the economic burden for people living with an ostomy through the review of the ostomy impact study

  4. Provide information on the value of a wound, ostomy and continence tri-specialty to support patient-centred improvements

  5. Deliver updated information of the Nova Scotia continuing care provincial wound care program

  6. Discuss wound care innovation within the province of Nova Scotia

  7. Engage and strengthen wound, ostomy and continence health within Nova Scotia​



  • Healthcare Administration, Government, and Academic Stakeholders
  • Senior nurses from the community and continuing care

  • Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Canada


Attending Industry Partners

For Industry

Demonstrate to key healthcare stakeholders your commitment to improving Wound, Ostomy and/or Continence care for nurses & patients by attending the Nova Scotia Wound, Ostomy and Continence Summit as a partner. 

Industry members may purchase a table at the Summit for $500.00. The partnership includes:

  • 6' Table

  • Complimentary registration + breakfast for your reps

  • Logo on website, flyers and other marketing material

  • Company acknowledgement during the opening and closing remarks

Please contact office@nswoc.ca to inquire more.