|Some common issues related to nurses working in the medical-surgical
areas of hospitals. The sites have been arranged in alphabetical order
for your convenience.
- American Academy of Medical-Surgical
Provides enhancement for knowledge, leadership skills, clinical expertise
and professionalism of the adult health/medical-surgical nurse.
- Nursing Center
Online information and opportunities for education, interaction with
others who share the same interests, and other services for nurses and
Lists web sites containing patient education materials.
and Standards of Medical Surgical Nursing Practice
Outlines the scope and standards document that includes job descriptions,
performance appraisals, peer review, quality assurance system and certification
activities. Ordering information available.
Chronic Wound Healing Patients
Teaches about the care and treatment of patients with chronic wound
Provides resource information on developing a Nursing Preceptorship
Program, with special focus on New Grads, within an acute care facility.
A New Grad To Do?
Look at this site to have the new graduate's questions answered and
to find the right path to your goals. By Donna Cardillo, The Nursing
- Wound Care Net. Com
Visit the home of Advances in Skin & Wound Care, the annual Clinical
Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care, and other skin and wound
care resources from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins/Springhouse.
- Wound Care Information
Provides an extensive amount of information on wound care management,
protocols, orders, and support surfaces.
Last Reviewed 9/19/01