AMSN's Terri Hinkley Featured by KYW News Radio

KYW News Radio


AMSN's Terri Hinkley was featured by KYW News Radio to share her insights and commentary on the impact of the RaDonda Vaught conviction and impending sentencing.

Eileen Esposito – AAACN Series: Inspiring Leaders

Eileen Esposito


Read an interview with Eileen Esposito, who serves on the Board of Directors for our client, American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing.

AMSN News: Marisa Streelman's Election Featured in Elite Healthcare

Dr. Marisa Streelman, DNP, RN, CMSRN, NE-BC


Elite Healthcare recently covered the appointment of Dr. Marisa Steelman as the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) president-elect and how she will continue the visionary work of the association.

GAPNA Dementia Expert in USA Today: Tips for Caregivers

Nurse with patient


GAPNA dementia care expert Dr. Leslie Chang-Evertson shares valuable tips for caregivers and family members in this USA TODAY/Mediaplanet Alzheimer's supplement.

Marisa Streelman Selected President-Elect of The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

Dr. Marisa Streelman, DNP, RN, CMSRN, NE-BC


PITMAN, NJ – Marisa Streelman, DNP, RN, CMSRN, NE-BC, of Chelsea, MI, has been appointed president-elect of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Nursing Crisis: Elite Healthcare Shares ANNA President-Elect's Call to Action

Dr. Angela Kurosaka


Elite Healthcare recently reported on a column by Dr. Angela Kurosaka, president-elect of the American Nephrology Nurses Association, calling for more advocacy and support for nurses.

Wave of Patients Needing Ambulatory Care Nurses

Deena Gilland


In a recent interview with Repertoire Magazine, AAACN President-Elect Deena Gilland explains how ambulatory care nurses are handling COVID-19 and "the wave of patients who need care outside the acute care setting."

Workforce Expert: Act Now to Lessen Pandemic's Impact on Nursing

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The pandemic could fuel a ‘Category 5’ nursing shortage, according to top workforce expert Peter Buerhaus

ANNA Leader One of Many Heroic Nurse Volunteers During Pandemic

Nancy Colobong Smith


When a refrigerator storing Moderna vaccines failed in Seattle in January 2021, ANNA Director Nancy Colobong-Smith rushed to help get shots in arms.

AMSN Leader Interviewed on Ways Nurses Can Maintain Emotional Health

Andie Melendez


Andie Melendez, a director on the AMSN Board of Directors, recently spoke with NurseZone for this article on strategies for nurses to stay mentally and emotionally healthy during October, which is “Emotional Wellness Month.”

ANNA Executive Director Tamara Kear: Nephrology Nursing's Pivotal Moment



Amidst a nursing shortage and the COVID-19 pandemic, nephrology nursing is having a tremendous impact on the specialty and the future, according to Dr. Tamara Kear...

AMSN President: Telehealth and In-Home Care May be Health Care's Future

Summer Bryant


Health care must continue to transform to be effective. Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) President Summer Bryant describes for Mediaplanet and USA Today how in-home visits and telehealth are moving to the forefront.

Media Spotlight: ANNA President Dave Walz Career Profiled in OR Today

ANNA President Dave Walz


Dave Walz, ANNA’s first male president, started his nursing path when he was just a young boy, helping to deliver newborn piglets.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. Announces New Client Partnership with American Cannabis Nurses Association

American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA)


PITMAN, NJ – Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ), a national health care association management, marketing, communications, and publishing firm, is pleased to announce a new client partnership with the American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA).

AAACN Past President Dr. Nancy May Selected by the American Academy of Nursing for Class of 2021 Fellows

Nancy May, DNP, RN-BC, NEA-BC


PITMAN, NJ – Nancy May, DNP, RN-BC, NEA-BC, member and past president of the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN), has been chosen by the American Academy of Nursing (Academy) for the 2021 Class of Fellows, one of the most prestigious honors in nursing.

Health Journals Worldwide Urge Emergency Action on Climate Change in Editorial



In an unprecedented collaboration, more than 200 health care journals are publishing an editorial calling for immediate action to cut emissions, restore nature, protect health, and support developing countries.

9/7/21 - ANNA Wins Prestigious Award for COVID-19 Surge Support Staffing Tool

Power of A® Gold Award


PITMAN, NJ – The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) has received a 2021 American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Power of A® Gold Award for its ”COVID-19 Nephrology Nurse Surge Support” interactive map, an online program launched last year to connect nephrology nurses with facilities facing critical shortages of nursing staff during the pandemic.

Two AMSN Leaders Interviewed: Medsurg Nurses In Demand as Specialty Expands into Broader Clinical, Advocacy, and Leadership Roles

Summer Bryant


AMSN President Summer Bryant and CEO Terri Hinkley chatted recently with Deb Woods of Onward Healthcare in this article about the ever-broadening roles and growing demand today for med-surg nurses.

ANNA President-Elect Highlights Life-Saving Work of Nephrology Nurses in American Nurse Journal

American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA)


Dr. Angie Kurosaka, ANNA’s president-elect, describes how nephrology nurses are meeting the challenges of the pandemic with leadership, innovation, and advocacy in this article in the August issue of American Nurse Journal.

AAACN Director, CAPT Andrea Petrovanie-Green, Receives U.S. Navy Award

CAPT Andrea Petrovanie-Green, MSN, RN, AMB-BC


The U.S. Naval Administration has awarded CAPT Andrea Petrovanie-Green, MSN, RN, AMB-BC, a director on the AAACN Board of Directors, with a prestigious leadership award.

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Health Care Jobs Booming, says AMSN Leader in Voice of America Interview



Marisa Streelman, a director on the AMSN Board of Directors, explains why growth is accelerating in many sectors and roles of health care in this interview with Voice of America.

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Telehealth is Safe and Growing, AAACN President Tells Voice of America



AAACN President Kathleen Martinez explains why patients’ reliance on telehealth and telephone triage has grown - and will continue to do so - in this interview with Voice of America.

NNCC Past-President Theresa Mottes Interviewed About Home Dialysis



NNCC Past President Theresa Mottes joins several other experts in this interview with Managed Healthcare Executive about the shift toward

Three AJJ Clients' Nursing Leaders Interviewed: 'What Nursing Means to Me'



Ladsine Taylor, GAPNA national secretary, Board of Directors; Lillian Pryor, ANNA immediate past-president; and Christine Ruygrok, national secretary, AAACN Board of Directors, join some of the country’s top nursing leaders to describe their passion for nursing in




We are proud to share that nurse leaders from the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing, the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, the American Nephrology Nurses Association, and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nursing Association are featured in a national

Social Determinants of Health: Nurses are Making a Difference, ANNA Leaders Interviewed



Nurses truly are 'moving the needle' on addressing social determinants of health, according to ANNA President Lillian Pryor and National Secretary Tanya Scott, i

Three ANNA Experts Discuss Vaccine Hesitancy with Healio



Tanya Scott, Nancy Colobong-Smith, and Debbie Cote weigh in on how some health care workers are reluctant to get a COVID-19 vaccine in this Healio article.

ANIA Leader Interviewed for Article on EMR Conversion



Nicole Mohiuddin, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, FHIMSS, ANIA central region director, was interviewed recently by Nurses Choice recently for an article, "5 Steps to an Easier EMR Conversion: A Nurse's G

Don’t Ignore Your Cardiovascular Health: GAPNA Director Advises Patients in Mediaplanet/USA Today Campaign



Margaret Bowers, one of the national directors for AJJ client partner, the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA), was recently featured in a Mediaplanet “Car

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Helping Patients Manage Pain: AMSN Director Andie Melendez Gives Step-by-Step Guide in National Publication



Managing pain can be challenging and overwhelming during a global pandemic.

Nancy Colobong-Smith Addresses Vaccine Hesitancy in ASN Interview



To overcome concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine among patients and staff, leaders must provide quality resources and education, and build trust about vaccine safety and efficacy, ANNA Director Nancy Colobong-Smith recently told Kidney News Online in

Nurse Staffing Critical in Quality of Care at Nursing Homes: GAPNA Past President Dr. Valerie Sabol Analyzes the Data



Reports consistently link higher staffing levels of registered nurses (RNs), as well as continuity in care from certified nursing assistants (CNAs), as critical to positive outcomes for nursing home patients. GAPNA Past President Dr. Valerie K.

ANNA Past President Glenda Payne Interviewed by Kidney News on COVID-19 Impact



The workforce of qualified nephrology nurses must be supported and increased, as well as fully prepared for future emergencies and pandemics, ANNA Past President Glenda Payne recently told Kidney News Online in

GAPNA Expert Writes About Rare Blood Cancers for National Campaign



GAPNA member Jill Brennan-Cook, DNP, RN-BC, CNE, was recently featured in a national campaign on rare diseases distributed through USA Today and published online by Mediaplanet. Dr.

SUNA President Featured in USA Today/Mediaplanet Health Care Supplement



Gina Powley, MSN, ANP-BC, president of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA), has written an article, "Don't Let Your Prostate Health Slip Under the Radar," published in a Mediaplanet supplement for the December 22 issue of USA Today.

ANNA Executive Director Tamara Kear Receives AAKP Medal of Excellence Award



On January 9, 2020, the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) announced the recipients of the 2020 Medal of Excellence Awards. These awards recognize health care professionals who are at the forefront of advancements in kidney care and patient empowerment.

AMSN PRISM Award® Goes to Carle Foundation Hospital



The Carle Tower 6B medical-surgical unit at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL, has been awarded the prestigious AMSN PRISM Award®, which recognizes exceptional nursing practice, leadership, and outcomes in hospital medical-surgical units.

GAPNA President Deborah Dunn Quoted in AARP Article



There's no getting around it. Medicare is a complicated program and every decision you make will have consequences – for your health and your wallet.

SUNA Members, Chapters Honored with Awards



SUNA recognized many of its members and chapters with a variety of awards and scholarships during the uroLogic Conference in Orlando in September 2019. Congratulations to these deserving members and chapters on their outstanding achievements!

American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing Marks Highest Attended Conference in its History

AAACN Conference 2019


Reflecting the growth of health care delivery in outpatient settings, the recent American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) 44th Annual Conference in Palm Springs, CA, was the highest-attended national conference in the association’s history.