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2014 Magnet Application Manual

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2014 Magnet Application Manual
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Find the information and instructions to guide Magnet®-recognized organizations and those considering the Journey to Magnet Excellence® all in one place! This publication describes the Magnet Model and outlines the latest eligibility criteria, application process, documentation instructions, and site visits.

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Paperback
ISBN:
9780615844251

Find the information and instructions to guide Magnet®-recognized organizations and those considering the Journey to Magnet Excellence® all in one place! This publication describes the Magnet Model and outlines the latest:

  • Eligibility criteria
  • Application process
  • Documentation instructions
  • Site visits

The 2014 Manual reduces the amount of information requested and simplifies the document submission process. A crosswalk from the 2008 edition is included. With examples, tips, and an extended glossary, this manual is clear and helpful to Magnet organizations and new applicants alike.

The ANCC Magnet Recognition Program® is the most prestigious distinction a healthcare organization can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Achieving Magnet recognition is a rigorous process, but organizations seek to join this esteemed group because of the benefits and status it conveys. From initial recognition and through the renewal process—Magnet recognition is a credential that reaffirms the hard work and dedication of the entire nursing staff and reinforces the development and use of evidence-based criteria to achieve nursing excellence.

About this Book 
Published: 2013

For bulk or invoice purchases, please contact customerservice@ana.org

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1: The Magnet® Model
Statistical Foundation—the Empirical Model
The Magnet Model
Focus on Outcomes

Chapter 2: Overview of the Magnet® Application and Appraisal Process 
Assessment of Eligibility for Magnet Recognition 
Phases of the Magnet Appraisal Process
Phase One: Application
Submission of Application
Phase Two: Submission of Documentation
Documentation
Assignment of Appraisers
Fees
Phase Three: Site Visit
Scheduling the Site Visit and Public Notice Requirements
Length of the Site Visit
Preparation of the Site Visit Agenda
Site Visit Activities
Phase Four: Commission on Magnet Recognition Decision Appeal Process
Responsibilities of Applicant and Magnet-Recognized Organizations
Data Use 
Confidential Information 
Compliance With Local, State, and Federal Laws and Regulations 
Monitoring Compliance With Program Requirements
Interim Monitoring 
Interim Monitoring Guidelines

Chapter 3. Requirements for Written Documentation 
Demographic Data Collection Tool
Organizational Overview: Document Preparation Requirements
Sources of Evidence: Document Preparation Requirements

Chapter 4. Evidence Submission for Applicants 
Organizational Overview
Contextual Information
Transformational Leadership
Structural Empowerment
Exemplary Professional Practice
New Knowledge, Innovations & Improvements

Magnet® Model Components and Sources of Evidence
I. Transformational Leadership (TL)
Sources of Evidence:
Strategic Planning
Advocacy and Influence
Visibility, Accessibility, and Communication

II. Structural Empowerment (SE)
Sources of Evidence: 
Professional Development
Commitment to Professional Development 
Teaching and Role Development
Commitment to Community Involvement
Recognition of Nursing

III. Exemplary Professional Practice (EP)
Sources of Evidence: 
Professional Practice Model
Care Delivery System(s)
Staffing, Scheduling, and Budgeting Processes 
Interprofessional Care
Accountability, Competence, and Autonomy 
Ethics, Privacy, Security, and Confidentiality 
Culture of Safety 
Quality Care Monitoring and Improvement

IV. New Knowledge, Innovations & Improvements (NK)
Sources of Evidence: 
Research
Evidence-Based Practice 
Innovation

V. Empirical Outcomes (EO)
Empirical Outcomes Presentation Requirements: SE3EO, EP3EO, EP22EO, EP23EO, NK1EO Only
Empirical Outcomes Presentation Requirements: All Others
Background/Problem
Goal Statement(s) 
Description of the Intervention/Initiative/Activity(ies)
Participants 
Outcome(s)
Empirical Outcomes: Data Display Requirements
Data Display Requirements

Glossary
References

Appendices
A. Forces of Magnetism 
B. Crosswalk of Standards and Sources of Evidence—2008 to 2014
C. Application as a System 
System Eligibility Requirements
Transformational Leadership
Structural Empowerment
Exemplary Professional Practice
New Knowledge, Innovations & Improvements
Application 
Written Documentation
Site Visit
System Recognition 
Requirements for System Written Documentation
Empirical Outcomes
D. Paper Documentation Submission Requirements
Formatting and Assembly of Written Documentation
E. Electronic Documentation Submission Requirements
F. International Application Requirements 
Cultural Transferability of the Sources of Evidence
Data Collection Requirements 
Interpreters and Translators

List of Figures and Tables
Figures Tables

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