The 14 Forces of Magnetism
Quality of nursing leadership
"Nurses from other units routinely help one another. The people are so friendly, and there's so much support."
"We have a 10-minute meeting every morning, where employees from every area attend and we review a quick agenda. It definitely makes us more cohesive as a group."
"The most satisfying aspect of my practice as a Clinical Nurse specialist is working with the staff and helping them take care of patients."
Personnel policies and programs
"I work three 12-hour shifts three days a week. The time I have to myself is absolutely exceptional."
Professional model of care
"Each morning, I attend multidisciplinary rounds and assist the staff throughout the day with critical thinking, patient care, and with any troubleshooting they need."
Quality of care
"I like that the hospital is at the forefront of care. We're a nationally accredited Baby-Friendly Hospital, and as a certified lactation consultant, that's important to me."
"One of the best things about working here is the broad case diversity. It has really made me a better nurse and competent in many different areas."
Consultation and Resources
"There is a lot of support for furthering your education."
"With so many opportunities to teach, learn and grow, I have everything I need here."
Community and the hospital
""I'd heard good things about Providence...and I was right."
Nurses as teachers
"I'm a preceptor, so I'm able to take people under my wing and show them around. It's very rewarding to teach and share with the new students, and I love it."
Image of nursing
"You're not just a lone nurse out there...All disciplines work very well together as a team."
"We have good collaboration between our physician team and the nursing staff."
"If there is a class or convention that I want to attend, the department works hard to get me time off so that I can."