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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

Congratulations Latest AMSN PRISM Award® Recipient

The Surgical Acute Care Unit at Inspira Medical Center Vineland in Vineland, NJ, received their AMSN PRISM Award during a special ceremony on April 15, 2019.

Take Part in a Research Survey

The "Evidence-based Practice Implementation Study," has been approved by the University of Texas at Tyler’s IRB (Fall 2018-56). There may be benefits to participants as they complete the survey in that they may realize what issues may be perceived as important to EBP implementation.

May-June 2019 MedSurg Matters!

Articles and features include: Are you Active or Reactive?; Oral Agents for Type 2 Diabetes; Medicinal Marijuana: What Nurses Must Know (Part I); FREE CNE, and much more.

AMSN PRISM Award® Recipient

Congratulations to the 3 West Post-Surgical Unit at Franciscan Health Indianapolis for receiving the AMSN PRISM Award.

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.