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LETTER

SPECIAL FEATURE

* Outcome measurements

* 3 Anderson/Intermediate Cardiac
Care Unit
* 6 Bed Tower
* Cardiovascular Thoracic ICU
* Intermediate Surgical Care Unit
* Medical ICU
* Medicine Progressive Care Unit
* Neuroscience ICU
* Surgical Trauma ICU

Applications are assigned to a panel of
expert reviewers who evaluate the application
using an objective scoring system. The review
process takes 5-7 months, which includes an
executive summary and final feedback report
with recommendations for improvement.

The units and their level of designation
include:

Gold Level Designation:
5 Anderson
5 Bed Tower
5 West
7 Neurosciences

AACN recognizes newly designated units
during its annual conference, the National
Teaching Institute (NTI), at a special
ceremony. Over the past 4 years, UNCH has
been recognized at the ceremony for the
large number of Beacon designated units.
We are very proud of the outstanding work
and patient outcomes evidenced by the large
number of our Beacon units!
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ACCOMPLISHMENTS

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UNCH is tied for the second
most Beacon designated
units in the country.

STAFF AWARDS

Currently there are only 542 designated
Beacon units in the country with 22 of those
being in North Carolina. UNC Hospitals
(UNCH) is fortunate to have 12 of the 22
Beacon units in the state. As an organization,
UNCH is tied for the second most Beacon
designated units in the country.

STAFF PROFILES

Silver Level Designation:

FEATURE

* Evidence-based practice and processes

MAGNET® STORIES

The Beacon Award for Excellence is a significant
milestone on the path to exceptional patient care
and healthy work environments.



UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report

A Letter from Dr. Madigan
Magnet® Stories
Transformational Leadership
Structural Empowerment
Exemplary Professional Practice
New Knowledge, Innovations and Improvement
Feature: The Beacon Award for Excellence
Staff Profiles
Rising to the Top
A Helping Hand Through Hard Times
Turning Anxiety into Outcomes
Nursing Staff Recognition Awards
Professional Accomplishments
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - 1
UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - A Letter from Dr. Madigan
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Transformational Leadership
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Structural Empowerment
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Exemplary Professional Practice
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - New Knowledge, Innovations and Improvement
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Feature: The Beacon Award for Excellence
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Rising to the Top
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - A Helping Hand Through Hard Times
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Turning Anxiety into Outcomes
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Nursing Staff Recognition Awards
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UNCH 2018 Nursing Annual Report - Professional Accomplishments
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