AMSN News

AMSN is Seeking Volunteers for the Clinical Practice Committee

The CPC addresses issues that are related to clinical practice in medical-surgical nursing, by expanding the awareness and utilization of evidence-based practice (EBP), research, and performance/quality improvement among medical-surgical nurses.

Never Miss a Flu Vaccine!

The simple act of getting vaccinated helps protect your loved ones. The reason #WhyIFightFlu? It saves lives.

AMSN Welcomes a New Chapter!

Say hello to #634 San Antonio Chapter, serving City/County of San Antonio/Bexar, bringing the total AMSN chapters in Texas to 10!

Congratulations to the Latest PRISM Award® Recipient!

The orthopedic and bariatric med-surg unit at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is the latest unit to be honored. The ceremony took place July 27, 2018 at the hospital, with AMSN President Linda Yoder, PhD, MBA, RN, AOCN, FAAAN...

Medical-Surgical Nurses Modeling Resiliency - Off the Charts

This American Journal of Nursing article about the AMSN 2018 Convention Town Hall captures the wise words of nurses on workplace resiliency.

Congratulations to the Latest PRISM Award® Recipient!

One July 30, 2018, Unit 2 South Acute Care with Telemetry, Inspira, Elmer, NJ, has received the prestigious AMSN PRISM Award®, an honor recognizing exceptional nursing practice, leadership, and outcomes in hospital medical-surgical units.

Reminder: AMSN Convention CE Evaluation Deadline is October 8th

The CE Evaluation process for the AMSN Annual Convention takes place in our Online Library. Please remember to complete your evaluations before October 8, 2018 (if you have not already done so).

What is Your Spark?

AMSN has created an inspirational and touching video showcase of nurses across history and into the future of medical surgical nursing: AMSN: Our History and the Spark; Our Spark, AMSN: Our Present and Our Calls to Action; AMSN: Our Future, Our Profession and the “Spark” of Inspiration.

A Survivor and a Responder: Hurricane Florence

From HHS - "An officer in the Public Health Service writes about his commitment to helping people during Hurricane Florence while his own home was in the path of the storm," by: Lt. Cmdr. Michael Muni, U. S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.

Youth E-Cig Sales

FDA takes new steps to address epidemic of youth e-cigarette use, including a historic action against more than 1,300 retailers and 5 major manufacturers for their roles perpetuating youth access.

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