Medical-Surgical Nursing Articles

Medical-Surgical Nursing is available for MedSurg Nurses. Here you can network with each other discussing issues that are relevant to Med-Surg Nursing. Medical Surgical nurses work in hospitals, acute care units, home care, and long-term care facilities to provide care for primarily adult patients before and after surgical procedures. They also attend to those who are being treated with medications to manage illness.

Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses Convention (AMSN) - Lake Buena Vista (Orlando), FL
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Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses Convention (AMSN) - Lake Buena Vista (Orlando), FL

The AMSN - Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses convention will be held at the Disney Coronado Springs Hotel in Lake Buena Vista (Orlando), Florida on September 13 -...

Medical-Surgical Nurses Week 2017
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Medical-Surgical Nurses Week 2017

The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses wants to recognize and identify the contributions of med-surg nurses all year round but especially this week. Med-surge...

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Tips On How To Be An Extraordinary Med-Surg Nurse

What are the advantages of being a Med-Surg nurse? Med-Surg nurses develop a broad knowledge base of many different medical diseases and conditions. They are...

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What is a Medical-Surgical Nurse?
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What is a Medical-Surgical Nurse?

Medical-Surgical (med-surg) nursing is the basis of all nursing practice. Back in the day, nurses were either medical or surgical nurse. There were no specialty...

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A Push for the Return of Team Nursing in Medical –Surgical and Telemetry/Step-down Units
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A Push for the Return of Team Nursing in Medical –Surgical and Telemetry/Step-down Units

Welcome to the world of team nursing, where two nurses and a nursing assistant share the burden of a larger assignment but have the advantage of teamwork. As a...

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Nurses' Charting (Part 1): Focused Documentation
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Nurses' Charting (Part 1): Focused Documentation

First and foremost, the medical record is a permanent aggregation of various documents that should furnish a comprehensively accurate picture of a patient's health...

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LOOOOOK into my eyes!!

So I was working on a Med/Surg floor- You also need to know that I worked a second job at a different hospital in a maternity unit that was small- So small that it...

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So Why Do You Do It?

The day of a typical med/surg nurse. You crack one eye open as the clock next to your bed starts blaring some song about love, loss, or riches; it's 5:15am. You...

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