Upcoming Events

AMSN: Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

Palm Springs Convention Center and Renaissance Hotel
Thursday, October 12, 2017 to Sunday, October 15, 2017
Palm Springs
California

Lippincott Solutions will be at the 2017 Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 26th Annual Convention in beautiful Palm Springs, California. Join us and learn more about evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge. Staff nurses, nurse educators, nurse managers, clinical nurse specialists, clinical nursing supervisors, nurse practitioners, administrators, students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in healthcare are all invited and welcome to attend. Come make connections with other med-surg nurses and learn from experts on how to improve your practice! 

Make sure to stop by Booth #506 and learn how Lippincott Solutions can help you increase competency and improve patient outcomes. 

Thank you to the following Lippincott Solutions customers who will be presenting sessions at the 2017 AMSN Annual Convention. 

Friday, October 13

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Care of the Patient at Risk for Suicide on the Medical-Surgical Unit

  • Catherine Skowronsky, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CMSRN; Cheryl Puntil, MN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Innovations in Fall Prevention: Beyond the Fall Bundle

  • Norma McNair, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm Putting the Patient Puzzle Together: Our Impact on Early and Effective Nutrition

  • Beth Quatrara, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, CMSRN

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm Lead Nurse Quality Indicator Tool: Identifying Clinical Hotspots with Real-Time Data

  • Cherie Neil, MSN, RN

Saturday, October 14

8:00 am – 9:30 am Putting the Spotlight on You: Nurses as Leaders

  • Summer Bryant, MSN, RN, CMSRN

9:45 am – 11:00 am Acute Pancreatitis: Opening Pandora’s Box

  • Kathleen Hill, MSN, APRN, CCNS; Dianna Copley, MSN, APRN, ACCNS-AG, CCRN

11:15 am – 12:30 pm Trauma Patients on Med-Surg Units

  • Jennifer Serfin, MD

11:15 am – 12:30 pm The Problem with Risk Assessment Tools: Why Is Everyone at Risk?

  • Sandra Siedlecki, PhD

2:00 pm – 3:15 pm I Got Rhythm: Atrial Fibrillation Pharmacology and Management

  • Dianna Copley, MSN, APRN, ACCNS-AG, CCRN; Kathleen Hill, MSN, APRN, CCNS

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Previous Years

 

Lippincott Solutions will be at the 2016 Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 25th Annual Convention, September 29-October 2, 2016 in Washington, DC. This convention will give you education on evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge. Make connections with other med-surg nurses and hear expert speakers while enjoying the Nation's Capitol and everything it has to offer! Staff nurses, nurse educators, nurse managers, clinical nurse specialists, clinical nursing supervisors, nurse practitioners, administrators, students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in healthcare are all invited and welcome to attend.

 

Thank you to the following Lippincott Solutions customers who will be presenting sessions at the 2016 AMSN Annual Convention. 

Thursday September 29th

4:15 PM - 6:30 PM:   Surviving and Thriving in the Crazy World of Nursing!

  • Terry M. Foster, MSN, RN, FAEN, CCRN, CPEN – Mercy Hospitals of Cincinnati

 

Friday, September 30th

12:45 PM-1:45 PM: Communication Between RN and Physician

  • Amanda Anderson, RN – Holy Redeemer Hospital & Medical Center

 

3:30 PM - 4:45 PM: Interprofessional  Patient Care Rounds

  • Eric Griffin, MSN, RN, CEN – Baystate Health

  • Laura Anne Bolella, BSN, RN -

  • Debra Jean Meyer, MHA, BSN, RN, NE-BC -

 

Saturday, October 1st

9:45 AM – 11:00 AM: Bedside Shift Report: Shining the Light of Evidence-Based Practice on a Nursing Tradition

  • Carol Ann Esche, DNP, MA, RN, NE-BC – MedStar Health

  • Deborah Rouse, BSN, RN-BC, VA-BC - MedStar Health

     

11:15 AM -12:30 PM Parkinson's Disease: What our Patients Want Us to Know

  • Melissa Armstrong, MS, RN, GCNS-BC, CMSRN – Reading Health System

 

11:15 AM – 12:30 PM: Acute Liver Failure: Monitor, Treat, and Support

  • Darlene Lovasik, MN, RN, CCRN – UPMC Health System

 

11:15 AM – 12:30 PM: But I’m Not a Psych Nurse: Caring for Patients with Behavioral Health Needs in the Medical-Surgical Setting

  • Catherine Skowronsky, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC – Cleveland Clinic Health System

 

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Learn How to Enhance (and Maybe Even Enjoy!) the Experience of Nursing Students on the Medical-Surgical Unit

  • Kathleen M. Martin, DNP, RN, CNE – University of Maryland

     

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS): A Paradigm Shift in Surgical Nursing Practice

  • Kathy Henderson, MSN, RN, CCTN – Via Christi Hospital

 

Sunday October 2nd

 

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM:  Is Constipation a Diagnosis or Symptom: Does It Matter if Your Patient Can’t Poop?

  • Sandra Siedlecki, PhD, RN, CNS – Cleveland Clinic

     

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: An Innovative Way to Teach Patients about the Care of their Continent Urinary Diversions

  • Deborah Lynn Solomon, MSN,RN, ACNS, BC – Cleveland Clinic

Stop by booth 315 to visit Lippincott Solutions at the 2015 Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 24th Annual Convention, September 24-27, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This convention will give you education on evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge. Make connections with other med-surg nurses and hear expert speakers while enjoying the Las Vegas weather and the beautiful decor of the Paris hotel which includes a vaulted cloud ceiling, buttery pastries, and an Eiffel Tower! Staff nurses, nurse educators, nurse managers, clinical nurse specialists, clinical nursing supervisors, nurse practitioners, administrators, students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in healthcare are all invited and welcome to attend.

We would also like to introduce our guest speakers who will be presenting at the AMSN Convention:

Friday September, 25

12:45pm-1:45pm EKG Interpretation: Beyond the Basics 121   

                Allison Perkins MSN, ACNS-BC, VA San Diego Healthcare System     

Saturday September 26

10:15am-11:30 am How to Improve HCAHPS (and More) without Even Trying 211

                Samantha Vining MS, RN, CEN, Albany Medical Center     

1:00pm- 2:15pm Stepping Up to SCIP: Meeting Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) Metrics in Step-Down Post- Operative Cardiac Surgery Blood Glucose Management 231

                Jennifer P. Colwill  MSN, APRN, CCNS, PCCN,  Cleveland Clinic

                Kelly A. Haight  MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC, PCCN,  Cleveland Clinic                   

1:00pm- 2:15pm Caring for a Unique Population: Homeless Veterans 232

                Dianne M. McGuirk RN, CMSRN, ACNS-BC, VA San Diego Healthcare System

                Shannon Slama LVN,  VA San Diego Healthcare System                         

2:30pm-3:45pm Deciphering AV Blocks: Tips and Tools for Success 244

                Allison Perkins MSN, ACNS-BC, San Diego VA Healthcare System         

4:00pm- 5:15pm Aortic/Thoracic Aneurysm: Nursing Considerations 252

                Marian Soat MSN, RN, CCNS, CCRN, Cleveland Clinic                        

4:00pm- 5:15pm  New Multi-Drug Resistant Superbugs. What is the Big Deal? 253

                Toni Biasi MPH, MSN, RN, CIC, Indiana University Health                        

Sunday September 27

10:15am-11:15am Knowledge Transfer: Make the Most of Your Poster Presentation 311

                Sandra L. Siedlecki PhD, RN, CNS, Cleveland Clinic                          

 

 

 

Lippincott Solutions attended the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) annual convention, September 11-14, 2014, in Orlando, FL. The AMSN Annual Convention was the premier educational and networking event centered on medical-surgical nurses. The Annual Convention was designed to give education on evidence-based learning, research, and knowledge, and a chance to make connections with professionals who share your compassion and commitment from all over the nation.

We would also like to recognize our Lippincott Solutions customers who presented educational sessions at the 2014 conference:

Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Review Course
September 10 & 11, 7:45 am – 5:00 pm
Denise R. Verosky, MSN, ACNS-BC, ACHPN, CMSRN
UMPC
Nurses as Teachers: Academic and Service Partnerships in Clinical Education
Saturday, September 13, 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Elizabeth Campbell, MSN, RN
Wexner Medical Center
Pharmacology Hypertension – JNC 8 Update
Saturday, September 13, 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Joan Frizzell, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC
Roxborough Memorial Hospital
 

Lippincott Solutions integrated software suite is a single, go-to source for the clinical information you need to provide evidence-based care to your patients and keep their families informed about what to expect. Through a combination of step-by-step procedures & skills resources (Lippincott Procedures), a highly searchable online encyclopedia of best practices and techniques (Lippincott Advisor), and continuing education e-courses (Lippincott Professional Development), you have the information you need to make the right decisions, right at your fingertips.

Thank you to everyone who stopped by our booth for a FREE demo.

For more information on the conference connect with AMSN on Facebook and Twitter!