2011 AMSN Convention

Sep 7, 2011 ‐ Sep 11, 2011


Contact hours for this convention are no longer available.

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Contact Hours available through: 9/11/2013

Please note: Learners may earn contact hours (for recertification or relicensure) for each educational activity once only. If you attended a session at a live meeting, you cannot repeat and claim credit for that session again. While the session is now offered online in a different format, the educational content is the same.

Packages Display Packages

This package includes all sessions of the preconference track

Sessions Included:

Medical-Surgical Overview/Certification Review Course - Day 2 (Sep 08, 2011 07:45 AM)

Medical-Surgical Overview/Certification Review Course - Day 1 (Sep 07, 2011 07:45 AM)

Price: $199.00
Members: $159.00
This package includes all sessions of the preconference track

Sessions Included:

Comprehensive Assessment Strategies (Sep 08, 2011 07:45 AM)

Price: $119.00
Members: $79.00

2011 - Does not include Preconference Sessions

Sessions Included:

Tips for Using Personality in Collaboration in Health Care (Sep 10, 2011 11:00 AM)

Dollars and Sense: Understanding the Business Side of Illness (Sep 10, 2011 01:45 PM)

Eliminating PSI and HAC - The Nurse's Vital Role in Keeping Patients Safe! (Sep 09, 2011 10:45 AM)

Research: The New Frontier for the Nurses at the Bedside (Sep 10, 2011 09:30 AM)

Poster Session (Sep 07, 2011 12:00 AM)

New Member/First-Time Attendee Orientation (Sep 08, 2011 03:00 PM)

Leadership Summit (Sep 10, 2011 12:15 PM)

Chapter Officer's Breakfast (Sep 09, 2011 09:00 AM)

AMSN and the IOM Report: A Town Hall Meeting (Sep 11, 2011 09:30 AM)

Challenges and Opportunities for Medical-Surgical Nurses (Sep 11, 2011 08:00 AM)

Nursing, Technology, and 21st Century Practice (Sep 10, 2011 03:45 PM)

Complementary Therapy in the Acute Care Setting - We Have the Power! (Sep 10, 2011 03:45 PM)

Wound Care Assessment and Topical Dressing Choice (Sep 10, 2011 03:45 PM)

The ABCs of Liver Disease (Sep 10, 2011 03:45 PM)

Dealing with Reactive Patients and Family (Sep 10, 2011 01:45 PM)

Transplantation - Are You Prepared? Your New Admission Has a Transplant History (Sep 10, 2011 01:45 PM)

Dialysis: What the Med-Surg Nurse Needs to Know to Care for the Hemodialysis (HD) Patient (Sep 10, 2011 01:45 PM)

The Nurse's Role in Disaster Preparedness (Sep 10, 2011 11:00 AM)

Bariatrics: Understanding the Extent of the Problem (Sep 10, 2011 11:00 AM)

Traumatic Brain Injury (Sep 10, 2011 11:00 AM)

Shaping the Future of Medical-Surgical Units by Registered Nurse Staff Through Individual Use of the Healthy Workplace Intervention (HWI) (Sep 10, 2011 09:30 AM)

Alcohol Withdrawal in the Med-Surg Setting: Developing a Collaborative Screening and Treatment Protocol (Sep 10, 2011 09:30 AM)

Putting Out the Flames: The Essentials of Burn Care for the Med-Surg Nurse (Sep 10, 2011 09:30 AM)

How to Identify High-Risk Medical-Surgical Patients and Achieve Better Outcomes (Sep 10, 2011 08:00 AM)

The ABCs of Muscle Loss: Nutrition Interventions for Improving Patient Outcomes After Surgery (Sep 09, 2011 03:00 PM)

Pharmacology Update: Medications for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes (Sep 09, 2011 03:00 PM)

Cardiovascular Update (Sep 09, 2011 03:00 PM)

Untangling Charlotte's Web - NOT RECORDED (Sep 09, 2011 03:00 PM)

The Benefits of Specialty Certification: Will it Increase My Confidence and Competence? (Sep 09, 2011 12:15 PM)

Changing Nursing Practice: Family Presence During Hospitalization (Sep 09, 2011 12:15 PM)

It's Time to Teach Back: An Inter-professional Approach to Enhance Learning and Reduce Readmissions (Sep 09, 2011 12:15 PM)

Getting a Few ZZZs in the Hospital: Mission Impossible for Elders? (Sep 09, 2011 12:15 PM)

Professional Image of a Medical-Surgical Nurse... It's More than Donning a Uniform and Clocking in on Time (Sep 09, 2011 10:45 AM)

Dissecting the Delirium Dilemma (Sep 09, 2011 10:45 AM)

Think Sepsis, Save a Life (Sep 09, 2011 10:45 AM)

Keynote Address: Shaping Clinical Competence & Excellence in Nursing (Sep 09, 2011 07:30 AM)

Presentation of the AMSN Anthony J. Jannetti Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Health Care (Sep 09, 2011 07:30 AM)

Opening Address: Celebrating the Pride and Passion of Nursing (Sep 08, 2011 04:15 PM)

Price: $279.00
Members: $229.00