Sharp Memorial Hospital is a proud recipient of the prestigious Magnet designation for excellence in nursing practices and quality patient care. Magnet designation is the highest honor given by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Currently, Sharp Memorial is one of only 24 hospitals in California, and among less than 5 percent of hospitals nationwide, to receive this recognition.
Independently sponsored research shows that Magnet hospitals:
- Demonstrate increase stability in patient care and patient satisfaction
- Enjoy increased nurse retention and recruitment rates
- Inspire more confidence in the overall quality of care among health care consumers
- Report higher rates of job satisfaction among nurses
Magnet designation is yet another reason why you should choose Sharp.