Violence against nurses and other healthcare providers must stop! This week, three nurses have been killed while working to protect and care for patients. This increasing occurrence of violence against nurses and other healthcare providers must…
Supreme Court’s Action Has Pushed Abortion Legislation to the States AMSN is disappointed by the Supreme Court ruling regarding Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health which also struck down Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey. AMSN has…
June 2, 2022 AMSN Statement: It is time for action. On June 1, 2022, in Tulsa Oklahoma, four people, including Dr. Preston Phillips and Dr. Stephanie Husen, were killed in an outpatient medical facility. On May 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas, 21…
A Just Culture is Needed in Health Care On Friday, March 25, 2022, RaDonda Vaught was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide and impaired adult abuse following a 2017 drug administration error that resulted in the tragic death of a patient…
Though the healthcare situation in Ukraine seems grim, there is help on the way. The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) joins the American Nurses Association (ANA), International Council of Nurses (ICN), as well as NATO, the UN, and the EU…
  The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) joins with the Texas Nurses Association, The American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Texas Pediatric Society, and other leading organizations in opposing a directive issued by the Governor of Texas…
Statement from AMSN on Nurse Staffing and Complaints of Price Gouging by Staffing Agencies The Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses (AMSN) is aware of the concerns our members are expressing regarding the recent letter from a group of Members of…
AMSN Statement Of Concern With Texas Sb 8 And Importance Of Protecting Nurses To Provide Patient Care AMSN is profoundly concerned with Texas SB 8’s potential impact on our nurse members to provide care for patients. Patients count on nurses to…
On March 17th, AMSN quickly began drafting a statement condemning violence against the AAPI community, irrespective of the motives of the killer. While the statement was in the review process, the Boulder, Colorado shooting occurred. As a result, we…
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