Open and Active Calls for Volunteers
AMSN members are the strength of our association. Your time, talent, and expertise guide the organization and advance the specialty of medical-surgical nursing. When we have openings on our current volunteer units or new ones are being formed, a Call for Volunteers will emailed to members and shown below.
Qualifications for all Volunteer Groups:
- Practicing RN
- BSN or higher degree
- Personal device with webcam required
- Able to meet project completion timeline
Most volunteer opportunities require AMSN membership or CMSRN certification, please review the specific call for volunteers for specific requirements.
Current Open Calls
Continuing Competency Task Force (Deadline April 18, 2021)
CMSRN volunteers will work with alongside industry experts, AERE, to brainstorm and create 2-3 competency models that will be tested, evaluated, and provide evidence that a nurse who uses one of these models, demonstrates lifelong learning and remains competent in all domain areas of CMSRN certification.
10-15 CMSRN certified people
June 2021. Due to COVID-19, where the meeting will take place is TBD. See below for different scenarios.
Virtual MeetingMeeting Dates6/24-6/266/24-6/27Travel Days6/23 in & 6/26 or 6/27 outN/ATime9:00am-5:00pm EST1:00pm – 5:00pm each dayWhere/HowPhiladelphia areaGo to Meeting platformCovered ExpensesTravel, hotel, & foodLunchAdditional InfoN/AOnline meeting rules required
- CMSRN certified
- Currently practicing in medical-surgical
- Must be available on the dates listed above
- You cannot have employer travel restrictions if in-person
- Demographics questions will be included in the application (i.e. geographic region, practice area, yrs of med-surg practice, etc.)
Candidates and alternates will be notified by email by the end of April.