Teamwork: Keeping Promises, Helping Others, and Listening
There is really nothing better than teamwork!
As we come to the end of 2021, I want to thank each of you for everything you do for your patients and each other every day. No matter what setting you work in, your job has not been easy.Read More
Help Identify Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression in Your MSU's Patients
Patients decompensate in largely unpredictable ways on MSUs
Cardiac and respiratory monitoring of patients in medical-surgical units (MSUs) is minimal, even though approximately 40 percent of medical-surgical patients experience an acute respiratory event.1Read More
CEO's Corner - June 2021
The Future of Nursing and Nurse Well-Being
As you have likely heard or seen, the much-anticipated Future of Nursing 2020-2030 report "Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity" was released last week by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM).Read More
Through the Turbulence
I'm So Excited to Wish YOU A Happy Nurses Month!
We are still working our way through this pandemic, and no one deserves to set aside some time to celebrate more than nurses. I hope you and your medical-surgical colleagues are showered with gratitude, find time and activities to rejuvenate, and receive an immense amount of meaningful recognition.Read More
Compassion, Commitment, Connection
AMSN’s tagline is Compassion, Commitment, Connection!
AMSN’s tagline is Compassion, Commitment, Connection, and we know medical-surgical nurses display these traits every day. Medical-surgical nurses show empathy and compassion to patients and their family members every shift they work.Read More
Check It Out
2021 Marks AMSN’s 30th Anniversary!
It is amazing to think that AMSN has been supporting and educating medical-surgical nurses for three decades.Read More
President's Column - January 2021
We have officially said goodbye to 2020. It is a year that will not be forgotten, and while it was a very difficult year, I find myself looking for the silver lining as we move into 2021.Read More
President's Column - December 2020
Just Say Yes!
As I begin my term as AMSN’s President, I want to thank Robin Hertel for her service as our President for the past two years.Read More