Medical-Surgical Nurse

Medical-Surgical Nurse

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Originally viewed as an entry level position where nurses could gain experience before entering into a specialty, Medical-Surgical Nursing requires mastering so many skills, it is now considered a specialty in and of itself. Medical-Surgical nurses provide direct care to adult patients in a variety of settings and is the largest group of nurses, accounting for almost 1/6 of the nursing profession.

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Originally viewed as an entry level position where nurses could gain experience before entering into a specialty, Medical-Surgical Nursing requires mastering so many skills, it is now considered a specialty in and of itself. Medical-Surgical nurses provide direct care to adult patients in a variety of settings and is the largest group of nurses, accounting for almost 1/6 of the nursing profession.

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  • Med/surg nurses sought for dissertation research

    Posted Nov 4, 2015 by April Rowe Neal

    Capella University doctoral student, April Rowe Neal, seeks medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students for research study.

    The purpose of the study is to understand the experiences of nurses who work with nursing students in the clinical learning environment. Medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students in traditional clinicals...

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    Capella University doctoral student, April Rowe Neal, seeks medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students for research study.

    The purpose of the study is to understand the experiences of nurses who work with nursing students in the clinical learning environment. Medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students in traditional clinicals and are NOT designated as a preceptor may participate in this study. Interested parties are excluded in the event of the following: not currently licensed as an RN; employment in an outpatient, ambulatory, or specialty care area; designation as a preceptor; or any clinical association with the researcher. The study involves one 45-60 minute interview and one follow up e-mail. Volunteers may enroll by contacting April Rowe Neal by phone or e-mail.

    Contact Information:

    For more information and questions please contact:

    April Rowe Neal, MS, RN
    507-993-0630 (cell)
    aroweneal@capellauniversity.edu
    IRB-HSR # 2014-1435

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  • Enhance your knowledge and skills in intravenous therapy and empower yourself to stay in the forefront of an evolving arena.

    Posted Jun 8, 2015 by Rose Koshy, RN, BSN, CRNI, VA-BC
  • 2015 AMSN 24th Annual Convention

    Posted Jan 15, 2015 by Garret Armes

    September 24-27, 2015
    Paris Hotel
    Las Vegas, NV

    The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) provides the premier educational event for the med-surg specialty - the AMSN Annual Convention.

    The Annual Convention is designed to give you education on evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge, and a chance to make connections with other med-surg nurses.

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    September 24-27, 2015
    Paris Hotel
    Las Vegas, NV

    The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) provides the premier educational event for the med-surg specialty – the AMSN Annual Convention.

    The Annual Convention is designed to give you education on evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge, and a chance to make connections with other med-surg nurses.

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  • Medical /Surgical Nurse Honored for Extraordinary Efforts

    Posted Dec 7, 2014 by Timothy Armes

    MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- Berkeley Medical Center's Nurse Work Life Council named Karen Miller, a registered nurse on the fifth-floor medical/surgical unit, as the recipient of the DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses for the third quarter of 2014

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    MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Berkeley Medical Center’s Nurse Work Life Council named Karen Miller, a registered nurse on the fifth-floor medical/surgical unit, as the recipient of the DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses for the third quarter of 2014

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