Patient Care

Breaking News: UCSF Nursing Achieves Magnet Status

September 2012Andrew Schwartz

UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital have earned Magnet designation for excellence in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) – an honor that less than 7 percent of the 5,700 hospitals registered with the American Hospital Association had achieved as of 2011. The prestigious designation emerged from a collaborative effort among the two hospitals and UCSF School of Nursing. Read more at the UCSF website.