Virtua Hospital is now included in the select few hospitals in the country given the Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Association.
The process was not easy though. Virtua Hospital had to go through a grueling review process from the American Nurses Credentialing Association. Nurses had to be reviewed in terms of education and training, submission of studies in peer reviewed journals, and establishment of nursing best practices.
The magnet recognition was highly welcomed by Virtua President and CEO Dennis W. Pullin. Specifically, he stated that the because of this award, Virtua Hospital will continue to work towards being a High Reliability Organization.
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