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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

AMSN Members: FREE CNE for August 2019

"I Got Rhythm: Atrial Fibrillation Pharmacology and Management" After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to manage a patient in new onset or chronic atrial fibrillation, in the setting of acute illness, returning them to a rhythm that is acceptable for their recovery. 1.10 CH, 0.50 Rx.

Planning to Attend the 2019 AMSN Annual Convention?

Here's a video to help you before you go!

See Who Just Got Certified

Have you recently earned your CMSRN or CCCTM credential? Then you're included in our lists.

AMSN & MSNCB CEO Becomes President Elect of the American Board of Nursing Specialties

Terri will ascend to the ABNS presidency in July 2021, and is the Chief Executive Officer for the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses and the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board.

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.