2018 AMSN Convention

Sep 12, 2018 ‐ Sep 16, 2018


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This package does not include CE.

Sessions Included:

Opening Ceremonies & Address - Florence Nightingale: Following the Call to Serve (Sep 13, 2018 04:15 PM)

Keynote Address - How Nurses Practice Quality Care - Evidence, Stories, and Solutions (Sep 14, 2018 08:00 AM)

Implementation of an Electronic Handoff Report: A Quality Improvement Project (Sep 14, 2018 11:15 AM)

In-Hospital Stroke vs. Stroke Mimic (Sep 14, 2018 11:15 AM)

Impact of LGBTQ Cultural Competence Education for Registered Nurses (Sep 14, 2018 11:15 AM)

Writing for Publication (Sep 14, 2018 11:15 AM)

Sustaining Evidence-Based Practice: Clustered Assignments a New Care Delivery Model (Sep 14, 2018 12:45 PM)

Women's Health Update for the Medical-Surgical Nurse (Sep 14, 2018 12:45 PM)

Non-Invasive Ventilation on Med-Surg Units and at Home (Sep 14, 2018 12:45 PM)

Acute Kidney Failure and Chronic Kidney Disease in the Med-Surg Patient (Sep 14, 2018 12:45 PM)

Building a Nurse Peer Review Committee to Enhance Professional Practice (Sep 14, 2018 03:30 PM)

Clinical Antimicrobial Stewardship (Sep 14, 2018 03:30 PM)

Elevating Skin Injury Prevention: Team Applications (Sep 14, 2018 03:30 PM)

Complementary and Alternative Therapies - What Does the Evidence Say? (Sep 14, 2018 03:30 PM)

Town Hall - Workplace Resilience (Sep 15, 2018 08:00 AM)

Violence at the Bedside: Not Routine Nursing (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

NASH (Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis): The Silent Epidemic (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

Heart Failure Medication Update (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

Beyond Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: The New Era of Competence in Nursing (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

Risky Business and Malpractice Claims Setting: A Patient Safety Agenda (Sep 15, 2018 11:15 AM)

Creating Excellence in Inpatient Diabetes Management: Diabetes Management Mentor's Contributions to Quality Outcomes (Sep 15, 2018 11:15 AM)

The Lost Population: Treating Alcohol Withdrawal in the Acute Care Inpatient Population (Sep 15, 2018 11:15 AM)

Smart Pumps & Patient Safety: A Decade of Evidence to Guide Practice, Decision-Making, and Leadership (Sep 15, 2018 11:15 AM)

Medical-Surgical Nurses Advocate for Promotion and Practice Awareness (Sep 15, 2018 02:00 PM)

Creating a Multidisciplinary, Multi-leveled Tracheostomy Care Bundle (Sep 15, 2018 02:00 PM)

A Designated Medical-Surgical Unit Assures Excellence in End-of-Life Care for Dying Patients in the Acute Care Setting (Sep 15, 2018 02:00 PM)

Disaster Management Nursing (Sep 15, 2018 02:00 PM)

Developing a New Nursing Team While Building a Positive Culture Without Any Current Staff (Sep 15, 2018 03:30 PM)

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocols - Innovative Tactics for Enhanced Outcomes on a Medical-Surgical Unit (Sep 15, 2018 03:30 PM)

Who is at Risk for Failure to Rescue? A Medical-Surgical Nurses Dilemma (Sep 15, 2018 03:30 PM)

We Will Survive! One Units Story of Recovery Following a Patient Suicide (Sep 15, 2018 03:30 PM)

Leadership Practices and Developmental Needs Reported by Frontline Medical-Surgical Nurses (Sep 16, 2018 08:00 AM)

Nursing "Cents" (Sep 16, 2018 10:15 AM)

The Elephant in the Room: Opioid Withdrawal (Sep 16, 2018 10:15 AM)

Trauma Care Beyond the ABCs (Sep 16, 2018 10:15 AM)

A Paradigm Shift for IV Push Safety (Sep 16, 2018 11:30 AM)

The Elephant in the Room: Opioid Withdrawal (Sep 16, 2018 11:30 AM)

Is It Normal Aging or Dementia? (Sep 16, 2018 11:30 AM)

Moral Distress in Medical Surgical Nursing: What It Is and How to Cope (Sep 16, 2018 11:30 AM)

Leadership Summit (Sep 15, 2018 12:30 PM)

Chapter Breakfast (Sep 14, 2018 09:15 AM)

Standard: $279.00
Members: $229.00

This two-day course, recorded live at the AMSN convention, will provide those taking the medical-surgical certification exam with information necessary for success. This course is also ideal for nurses who desire a refresher course or who are transitioning from another area into medical-surgical nursing. Course includes a brief explanation of each body system, common pathological conditions, treatments and appropriate nursing assessments and interventions.

Includes: Test Taking Strategies, Fluids & Electrolytes, Gastrointestinal System, Respiratory System, Hematological System, Integumentary Systems, Cardiovascular System & Shock, Endocrine System & Diabetes, Renal & Genitourinary Systems, Musculoskeletal & Neurologic Systems, Pain, Cancer, Post-Op, Nutrition, and Nursing Practice Roles

The course package includes 12.00 contact hours.

Sessions Included:

Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Review Course - Day 1 (Sep 12, 2018 07:45 AM)

Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Review Course - Day 2 (Sep 13, 2018 07:45 AM)

Standard: $199.00
Members: $159.00

Grow professionally by completing just a few of the CNE activities from the 2018 convention. These sessions were some of the most popular at the 2018 convention. Update your clinical skills by completing learning activities that focus on the challenges of medical-surgical nursing including managing opioid withdrawal, heart failure medication management, caring for your LGBTQ patient, nurse at-risk behaviors and the role emotional intelligence plays in skill development.  

This package includes 5.56 contact hours.

Sessions Included:

Risky Business and Malpractice Claims Setting: A Patient Safety Agenda (Sep 15, 2018 11:15 AM)

Beyond Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: The New Era of Competence in Nursing (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

The Elephant in the Room: Opioid Withdrawal (Sep 16, 2018 10:15 AM)

Heart Failure Medication Update (Sep 15, 2018 09:45 AM)

Impact of LGBTQ Cultural Competence Education for Registered Nurses (Sep 14, 2018 11:15 AM)

Standard: $119.00
Members: $49.00

Sessions

Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Review Course - Day 1

Sep 12, 2018 7:45am ‐ Sep 12, 2018 5:00pm

Identification: 010a

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):

Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Review Course - Day 2

Sep 13, 2018 7:45am ‐ Sep 13, 2018 2:45pm

Identification: 010b

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):

Developing a Quality Improvement Project Manuscript

Sep 13, 2018 8:00am ‐ Sep 13, 2018 12:00pm

Identification: 020

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $79.00
Members: $59.00

Opening Ceremonies & Address - Florence Nightingale: Following the Call to Serve

Sep 13, 2018 4:15pm ‐ Sep 13, 2018 6:30pm

Identification: 101

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Keynote Address - How Nurses Practice Quality Care - Evidence, Stories, and Solutions

Sep 14, 2018 8:00am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 9:15am

Identification: 103

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Chapter BreakfastChapter Breakfast

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Chapter Breakfast

Sep 14, 2018 9:15am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 11:15am

Identification: CB

Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00
Members: $0.00

Implementation of an Electronic Handoff Report: A Quality Improvement Project

Sep 14, 2018 11:15am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 12:30pm

Identification: 111

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
  • Angelica Ahonen, DNP, RN, CMSRN, NE-BC, Manager - Pre-Post-Operative Department, University of California, Irvine, CA
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

In-Hospital Stroke vs. Stroke Mimic

Sep 14, 2018 11:15am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 12:30pm

Identification: 112

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
  • Kathleen Burns, DNP, APRN, ACCNS-AG, ACNS-BC, CEN, Senior Director of Nursing Education & Professional Development, Cleveland Clinic
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Impact of LGBTQ Cultural Competence Education for Registered Nurses

Sep 14, 2018 11:15am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 12:30pm

Identification: 113

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
  • Tyler Traister, MSN, RN-BC, CNE, OCN, CTN-A, Nursing Manager, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Writing for PublicationWriting for Publication

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Writing for Publication

Sep 14, 2018 11:15am ‐ Sep 14, 2018 12:30pm

Identification: 114

Credits: None available.

Speaker(s):
  • Dottie Roberts, EdD, MSN, MACI, RN, OCNS-C, CMSRN, CNE, Editor, MEDSURG Nursing
Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00