PUBLIC NOTICE: MAGNET RECOGNITION PROGRAM SITE VISIT
September 23, 2008
Magnet Recognition Program®
- Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center was designated as a Magnet organization in 2004 by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In 2008, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center is applying for re-designation.
- Patients, family members, staff, and interested parties who would like to provide comments are encouraged to do so. Anyone may send comments via e-mail, fax, and direct mail. All phone comments to the Magnet Program Office must be followed up in writing.
YOUR COMMENTS ARE CONFIDENTIAL AND NEVER SHARED WITH THE FACILITY. IF YOU CHOOSE, YOUR COMMENTS MAY BE ANONYMOUS, BUT MUST BE IN WRITING.
- YOUR COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY Friday, October 24, 2008.
||American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
Magnet Recognition Program Office
8515 Georgia Ave., Suite 400
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492
||866-588-3301 (toll free)
Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center has submitted information for the appraisers to review. That information is available, twenty-four hours a day, to you for review on the P drive of the computer under the Clinical Practice Office Folder (employees) and in the Library (employees and the general public).