AMSN President Linda Yoder Receives Nursing Research Award

PITMAN, NJ – Linda H. Yoder, PhD, MBA, RN, AOCN, FAAN, president of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN), received the prestigious Phyllis J. Verhonick Research Award for her podium presentation at the recent TriService Nursing Research Program Dissemination Course.

AMSN Receives Award for Programming Excellence

AMSN recently received a 2017 LERN International Award for Excellence in Programming for the AMSN REAL Briefs™ project.

Terri Hinkley Named CEO of National Nursing Organizations

Pitman, NJ –  Respected nursing leader Terri Hinkley, MBA, BScN, RN, CCRC,  has been selected as the new CEO for the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) and the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB), two prestigious national nursing organizations headquartered in Pitman, NJ.

MEDSURG Nursing Writer's Awards

PITMAN, NJ – MEDSURG Nursing, The Official Journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, recently announced its Annual Writer’s Awards at the 2016 Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) Annual Convention in Washington, DC.

AMSN Celebrates Best-Attended Convention In Association’s History

There’s great news for AMSN and medical-surgical nurses: The 25th Annual Convention, held September 29-October 2 in Washington DC, drew more than 1,100 nurses and health care professionals, making it the largest convention in the association’s history.

MEDSURG Nursing News Briefs

‘Chemobrain’: Its Causes, How Nurses Can Help; Cultural Understanding, Open Communication Key in Equal Care for Transgender Patients; and Take Note: Nation’s VA Has Many Strengths, Including Top Quality Nurses.

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 25th Annual Convention

PRESS RELEASE: Medical-Surgical Nurses to Learn Latest Advances in Clinical Practice, Leadership, and Care Coordination at Convention...

24th Annual Convention Post Conference

PRESS RELEASE: October 5, 2015 - Pitman, NJ – Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses Marks Best-Attended Convention in Association’s History. ... many of the nurses said it was the best nursing convention they ever attended.

New Era for Patient Care

PRESS RELEASE: October 5, 2015 - Pitman, NJ – Just-Launched Nursing Certification in Care Coordination Means Smoother Passage through the Health Care System.

The Nurse as Leader

PRESS RELEASE: September 29, 2015 - Pitman, NJ, New program is first of its kind to educate clinical nurses on their health care leadership role.