Ann Taylor, MS, RN, CWOCN®, created Kahl WOC Consults in 2002 to provide wound care and legal consults across the care settings.With over 20 years’ experience as a specialty nurse in wound, ostomy and continence nursing, she has vast experiences to reduce risk of legal exposure through incorporation of current wound management trends and protocols.
Ann’s commitment to clinical excellence and patient outcomes is evident by her committee work with the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society.She has also served on the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Certification Board, most recently on the Nurses Certification Board on the Certification Exam Committee.As an author, Ann has over 20 clinical wound abstracts and has created numerous policies, algorithms and guidelines for use in practice.Additionally, her practice in the legal consulting arena is busy and continues to grow.
Financial: Ann Taylor is the owner of Kahl Woc Consults and has an employment relationship with Ethica Health. She receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Ann Taylor is a member of the National WOCN/SER WOCN (Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society) and of the WOCN Certification Exam Committee.