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Children's Hospital of Michigan Awarded Prestigious Magnet Status
Date:4/17/2008

ospital hosted representatives from the ANCC for a rigorous, multi-faceted onsite visit over three days in January. During the visit, the representatives personally observed nursing practice and performance, and spoke to nurses, physicians, board members and community stakeholders.

Research shows there are clear benefits to hospitals that are awarded Magnet status and to the communities they serve:

-- Healthcare consumers have more confidence in the overall quality of a hospital if it has achieved the level of excellence established by the Magnet Recognition Program.

-- Magnet designated facilities consistently outperform other facilities in recruiting and retaining nurses resulting in increased stability in patient care and patient satisfaction.

-- Because quality nursing is one of the most important factors in enlisting high caliber physicians and specialists, Magnet status becomes an attractive force that extends to the entire facility.

The ANCC is largest and most prominent nursing credentialing organization in the United States. Children's Hospital of Michigan's magnet status is valid for four years.

Founded 120 years ago, the Children's Hospital of Michigan is the first and only hospital in the state dedicated exclusively to the treatment of children. A leader internationally in neurology and neurosurgery, cardiology, oncology, and diagnostic services, it is ranked one of America's best hospitals for children. More Michigan pediatricians are trained at the Children's Hospital of Michigan than in any other facility. Children's Hospital of Michigan is one of nine hospitals operated by the Detroit Medical Center (DMC). The DMC is proud to be the Official Health care Services Provider of the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Pistons and Detroit Shock.


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