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Medical-surgical nursing

Medical-surgical nursing is a [1][2]

Many years ago a majority of hospital nurses worked on wards, and everyone was a medical-surgical nurse. Today licensed medical-surgical nurses work in a variety of positions, inpatient clinics, emergency departments, HMO’s, administration, out patient surgical centers, home health care, humanitarian relief work, ambulatory surgical care, and skilled nursing homes. Some military medical-surgical nurses serve on battlefields.

Registered nurses can become certified medical-surgical nurses through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.[3]

References

  1. ^ Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN)
  2. ^ Nursing Spectrum
  3. ^ American Nurses Credentialing Center
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