Value of Excellence in Beacon Units and Magnet Organizations

Ulrich, Beth T.; Woods, Dana; Hart, Karen A.; Lavandero, Ramón; Leggett, John; Taylor, Diane
June 2007
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2007, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p68
Academic Journal
The article provides information on a study which examined the impact of the pursuit and achievement of excellence on how critical care nurses perceive the health of their work environments and their job satisfaction compared with other nurses in the U.S. According to the article, it was found that nurses in units and organizations designated or pursuing designation for excellence report higher job satisfaction and healthier work environments.


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