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It can show gentleness and compassion or carelessness and incompetence. It started, as it does for thousands of women every year, with a routine mammogram... read the full article in the New York Times.
Effective communication during nurse-to-nurse patient hand-offs is crucial to preventing adverse events, according to Summer Bryant, AMSN's national treasurer. What this means, she says, is "The medical-surgical nurse must be fluent in various 'languages.'" Read the article by GE Healthcare.
The Medical Surgical Unit of Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital (NVRH) was presented with the Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses AMSN PRISM Award® on November 1, 2018, from AMSN and MSNCB representative, Portia Zaire, MSNEd, RN, CCCTM.
It's all about the relationships, says AMSN Director Jennifer Kennedy. In this interview with Minority Nurse, Jennifer celebrates her med-surg nursing path and discusses why the specialty is so rewarding.
View the Flickr photo album with lots of shots (523) taken by attendees with the convention app at the 27th Annual AMSN Convention on September 13-16, 2018 at Disney's Coronado Springs Hotel, FL!
The Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN) Certification- and Recertification Grants are now open! Up to 12 CMSRN Certification Grants may be awarded each year (six for each application period). Submit your application by November 30.
AMSN members: The digital edition of the September/October 2018 issue of the MedSurg Matters! newsletter is now available for viewing.
Now available for non-attendees to purchase in the AMSN Online Library are the 2018 Convention Sessions, and Certification Review Course.
"Psychological Capital, Social Capital and Second Victim Syndrome in Registered Nurses." The purpose of this research study is to examine the relationship between your experience with an adverse patient event and your overall psychological capital and social capital.
Each year, the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses designates November 1-7 to celebrate medical-surgical nurses just like you. Let's get ready... check it out!