AMSN News

Avoid Heatstroke This Summer

When temperatures rise and you start to feel the heat, take these steps to cool down and avoid the dangers of heatstroke.

Nursing’s Expertise Gap

Long-held fears about a coming nursing shortage have shifted from a focus on numbers to a concern about experience. Now experts and others familiar with the situation are...

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD)

From the CDC: June 27 is National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), a day to encourage people to get tested for HIV, know their status, and get linked to care and treatment if they have HIV.

Shared Principles

AMSN has signed on to Shared Principles - which build on the 2007 Patient-Centered Medical Home Joint Principles, include seven important attributes of advanced primary care...

Expand Access to Opioid Addiction Treatment

Take action! Urge your legislators to co-sponsor the Addiction Treatment Access Improvement Act and to support its consideration when the full House and Senate take up their respective opioid bills/packages.

Participate in a Research Study!

New Graduate Experiences: A Cross-sectional Survey Among Medical Surgical Nurses.

Chapter Status Reports Due June 30th

The Chapter Status Report (online form) is required for a chapter to retain its charter for the next year. This report lets AMSN know how chapters are doing in various areas.

Congratulations Latest AMSN PRISM Award® Recipient!

On May 30, 2018, during a special ceremony at the hospital, Schneck Medical Center’s 2 North inpatient medical-surgical unit was awarded the prestigious AMSN PRISM Award®.

Early Bird deadline extended to August 6 to save $65.

Deadline Extended! Register by August 6 and save $65. on the regular/onsite full convention registration fee. (Note: Mailed forms must be postmarked by August 6, 2018).

Congratulations Latest AMSN PRISM Award® Recipients!

Three more units at St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, NY, the AMSN PRISM Award® for exemplary nursing practice. Units 2 East, 2 West, and K2 received their awards during a May 15, 2018 ceremony at the hospital.

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