EWMA Conference 2018



Slovak Wound Care Association

Original Name:

Slovenská Spoločnost pre Ošetrovanie Otvorenných Rán


Slovak Republic

Contact info and web site:

Jozefa Košková
Slovenská spoločnosť pre ošetrovanie otvorených rán
Heyrovského 6
84103 Bratislava SK


Name of President:

Jozefa Košková

Executive Board/Council:

Jozefa Košková
Serena Hermannová
Viera Macháčková
Milan Jakubček
Marta Skachová

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Jozefa Koskova

Articles in EWMA Journal:


No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

To help suffered helpless people with chronic wounds.
To educate from childhood “What does open wound and infection mean”.
Support the establishment of stationery and mobil ambulances for healing and treatment of infected chronic wounds including medical pedicure.
Supporting of introducing the separate medical waste collecting, its regular drive-away and disposal sanitarian waste, which originate from wounds.
Taking part in organizing of educational courses, professional seminars, symposia, conferences and chats.



Education Contact:



Take the parts with Health school establish the theme: of a “Complex wound care” into teaching schedules.
Cooperate with Universities and Nursing Schools on Post-graduate Courses.
To uphold and gather for Association / SSOOR  multi-professional doctors, health sisters, nurses, experts of orthopedic, patients with chronic wounds, those people which are helping them and others. For various reasons there is currently not many SSOOR activities. We aim to fulfill our resolutions and goals, and we believe that our activities will continue.