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Medical/Surgical Certification Review Course for Nurses

Medical/Surgical Certification Review Course for Nurses

This program has been designed to provide an overview of medical/surgical nursing in the acute care setting for the RN who wishes to review basic nursing concepts. The class content offered will help the nurse who is preparing for the Medical/Surgical certification examination.
Eligibility Criteria for AMSN Certification exam:
  • Hold current RN License.
  • Minimum of 2 full years, of Adult Med/ Surg clinical nursing experience.
  • Accrued a minimum of 2,000 hours of clinical practice in Adult Med/Surg clinical setting as a staff nurse in the past 3 years.
Topics provided include:
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • Cardiovascular System & Shock
  • Renal/GU System
  • Hematology/Immunology
  • Musculoskeletal/Orthopaedic
  • GI System
  • Diabetes Care
  • Endocrine System
  • Neurologic System
  • Fluid & Electrolytes
  • Respiratory System
  • Nursing Practice Roles


By the end of the course, the nurse will be able to identify/discuss the following related to each of the topic areas:
  • System anatomy/physiology
  • Selected pathophysiology
  • Nursing assessment & care coordination
  • Common laboratory & diagnostic tests
  • Nursing interventions
  • Patient education
  • Case scenario practice & review


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 10612 for 12 contact hours.

Dates and Times

Two-day course
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Flagstaff Medical Center:
  • April 16 and April 23, 2020
  • Oct. 15 and Oct. 22, 2020​


At Flagstaff Medical Center, the courses will be held in the Northern Arizona Healthcare Training Center, located at the west end of Fort Valley Shopping Center, 1000 N. Humphreys, Suite 241-242.


Two-day course
$200 Non-NAH Employee
$175 NAH Employee


To register online, please click the registration button on this page under "Event Details." NAH employees please visit the employee portal,, and go to Education, Login to LMS.

To register by mail or fax, download the class brochure and complete the application form. The class brochure is available on this page under "Event Links and Documents." 

Mail completed registration application to: Northern Arizona Healthcare Education Department 1200 North Beaver Street Flagstaff, AZ 86001.

You also may fax your registration to (928) 773-2430.

Cancellation Policy

Refunds are available less a $40.00 administration fee. No refund is issued if cancellation occurs within five business days of the course.