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Med-Surg Moments

Med-Surg Moments is the official podcast of AMSN. Our podcast offers an engaging look at the lives of - and surrounding- medical-surgical nurses.
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AMSN PRISM Award®

Is your unit exemplary? Receive the med-surg unit award that gives you and your colleagues the recognition you deserve for excellence in patient care, leadership and a healthy practice environment. APPLY NOW!
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FailSafe Certification

The Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board, the affiliated certifying board of AMSN, has a program to help both the health care facility and the nurse: The MSNCB FailSafe Certification Program.
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AMSN News

An Update from Merck

This is to inform you that Merck will discontinue the manufacturing, distribution and supply of SINEMET CR, effective July 2019...

AMSN Launches Med-Surg Advocacy Community for Members

AMSN is pleased to announce the launch of Med-Surg Nurse Advocacy, a Hub community for AMSN members.

AMSN Members: FREE CNE for July 2019

"Creating and Sustaining a Healthy Practice Environment." After completing this learning activity, the participant will identify several self-care and unit-based activities to help achieve a healthy practice environment. 1.00 CH.

AMSN & MSNCB CEO Terri Hinkley Earns Doctorate, Gains Invaluable Lens to View the Future of Nursing

Hinkley completed the three-year doctoral program with a dissertation that focused on a critical issue that she feels is extremely important to nurses: second victim syndrome.

Industry & Career News

Valentine's Day Passion

A sweet article about an ICU nurse, from Nurse.com. Valentine’s Day was quiet in the ICU. But then, everything changed, and I had to forget about my Valentine’s Day plans...

A Message from Surgeon General Jerome Adams

"Protect Against the Measles," which is one of the most contagious of all infectious diseases. Here's what the U.S. Surgeon General wants you to know so you can protect your family.

23 Years After Tragedy, Hero Nurse Answers Call Again

Throughout her 32 year career at CentraCare Hospital in St. Cloud, Brenda Hommerding has measured her success as a nurse, by the number of lives she touches.

A Day in the Life of a Med-Surg Nurse

Ever wonder what it's like to be a medical-surgical nurse? While there may not be a "typical" day for any nurse, here is one example of a day in the life of a med-surg nurse.