Awards

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses recognizes the achievements and contributions our members make to the profession of nursing. Their work truly exemplifies the qualities that define excellence in medical-surgical nursing.

The compassionate care and clinical expertise they provide patients and families is above and beyond the requirements of their positions.

We are proud of the advancements in health care they make and we appreciate their contributions, not only in their professional practice, but in the lives of patients and families as well.

Nominate a Fellow Nurse Awards

Clinical Leadership Award

Recognizes an AMSN member for leadership within the medical-surgical setting.

Clinical Practice Award

Recognizes a member of AMSN for outstanding professional achievement in medical-surgical nursing.


Executive Awards

Presidents Award

  • Recognizes a member’s extraordinary service to AMSN through volunteer efforts.
  • Selected by AMSN Board of Directors.

The "Tony" Award

  • The Anthony J. Janetti Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Health Care is the most prestigious award presented by AMSN.
  • “The Tony Award,” as it is affectionately called, was established in honor of Anthony J. Jannetti in recognition of the support Tony has provided to the profession of nursing and to the formation of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.