AMSN Stands with Wildfire Victims

Unprecedented wildfires in California have claimed the lives of more than 40 people, and left thousands of people homeless, displaced, or injured. AMSN extends its thoughts and prayers to our members and all who are affected by the wildfires.


The digital edition of the September/October 2017 issue of MEDSURG Nursing is now available for viewing on your desktop, mobile device, or tablet. MEDSURG Nursing is an AMSN member benefit.

2018 AMSN Convention - Call for Abstracts

AMSN is pleased to announce the Call for Speaker Abstracts and Call for Poster Abstracts for our 2018 Annual Convention. Speaker abstracts are due by October 30, 2017. Poster abstracts are due by May 15, 2018.

AMSN Convention CE Reminder - Deadline 11/6/17

The CE Evaluation process for the AMSN Annual Convention takes place in our Online Library. If you wish to evaluate sessions that you were unable to attend in person, note that all of the program recordings will be available in mid-November.

Congratulations to Newest AMSN PRISM Award® Recipient!

The FP2 Nursing Unit at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, NY, recently received the AMSN PRISM Award®. St. Francis holds more AMSN PRISM awards than any hospital in the country.

What’s One of America’s Most Dangerous Jobs?

It’s not what you think. Nurse Elise Wilson was stabbed multiple times in July by a patient unhappy with his medical care. In many states, being a nurse is more dangerous than being a police officer or a prison guard. It’s a profession with a stunning amount of violence.

Be a Certification Champion!

Invite your colleagues to take an MSNCB exam through their Certification Champion Campaign, which rewards you for being an advocate for certification! For every nurse that you refer, you will earn an entry for that month’s $100 Visa gift card drawing.

Get Ready for Medical-Surgical Nurses Week!

Each year, AMSN designates November 1-7 to celebrate medical-surgical nurses just like you. Help your facility and community recognize your compassion, connection, and commitment to your patients and their families with our 2017 Medical-Surgical Nurses Week online toolkit.

Med-Surg Nursing Certification Review Focused CE Series

Ready for your Med-surg certification? Focused CE Series is a comprehensive learning experience that provides an extensive review of the medical-surgical board certification exam. For 11/13/2017-01/12/2018, with 20.0 contact hours.

AMSN Members: FREE CNE for October 2017

From the 2016 AMSN Convention: "Don't Get Cooked by the Pressure of Healthcare" session. 1.00 CH, Speakers:Bethlyn Gerard, NCQA, PCMH-CCE, HTCP, CPA, LMT, and Debra Ann Kahnen, BSN, RN, CMSRN.