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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

2019 REAL Briefs™ Available Now

"REAL Briefs™," are one-page session summaries from some of the lectures at the 2019 annual convention.

Call for Poster Abstracts

AMSN is pleased to announce the Call for Poster Abstracts for our 2020 Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Deadline May 15, 2020

Advance 2020 Convention Registration Opens for AMSN Members!

Starting January 1, through March 31, members only will have the opportunity to pay their registration fee in full at the lowest $499 rate of the year, or can use our payment plan to spread out the cost ($499 + $30 convenience fee) into three easy payments!

ACLS Suspected Stroke Algorithm for 2020

Algorithm emphasizes critical actions for out-of-hospital and in-hospital care and treatment.

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.