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Magnet Toolkit

Magnet® Educational Open Forums Announced!

Want to learn more about how to best prepare for our upcoming Magnet® Site Visit? The SMUCLA Magnet Team would like to invite you to attend our Magnet® Open Forums! Feel free to attend as many sessions as you'd like and bring your  fellow RN and Interdisciplinary friends!


Magnet® Information PowerPoint for Staff

Have you heard about Magnet® but feeling a little fuzzy on the details? No problem! Please check out the Magnet® Educational Materials below to get "in the know"!

You are likely to see the above PowerPoint presented by your unit's Magnet Champion at your upcoming Staff and UPC meetings soon!

Magnet® Glossary of Terms

Are Magnet® terms and acronyms still making your head spin? Take a look at our Magnet Glossary of Abbreviations and Terms to help make sense of it all!

Unit Magnet® Champions are here for U!

Looking for someone to answer your Magnet® questions on your unit? Find your unit's Magnet® Champions! All inpatient and outpatient areas at SMUCLA have appointed unit Magnet® Champions: your UPC members! Champions are easily identified by the "Ask Me About Magnet®!" badge hanger seen beneath their UCLA Health employee ID badge:

Resources for Magnet® Champions

Magnet® Champions are proud to serve as unit-based resources to help their colleages learn more about and become engaged in the Magnet Journey® at SMUCLA! Below are materials designed to aid our Champions in generating Magnet® excitement on their unit!

Magnet® Awareness on Your Unit

Magnet® Elevator Speech

Looking for a "short and sweet" way to spread the Magnet® message on your unit? Then the Magnet® Elevator Speech is for you!

Magnet® Readiness Unit Rounding Tool

 Is it a challenge to get a sense of how Magnet® knowledgeable your unit colleagues are? Utilize this handy Magnet® Readiness Unit Rounding Tool to help measure awareness and engage your colleagues!

Magnet® Board Resources

One of the best ways to engage and delight your unit colleagues on all things Magnet® is to create and continously update your Unit Magnet Board! Click the image below for a presentation on Magnet® Board Examples, Tip Sheet, and Templates! Use this presentation for display ideas in tandem with a printable version of the Magnet® Board Tip Sheet and Magnet® CV Guide for Magnet Prep Success!

3 Magnet® Unit Exemplars (Stories)

"What makes you proud to be a UCLA Health nurse?" "How have nurses improved their professional practice and their patients' experiences on your unit and throughout SMUCLA?"

Help your unit colleagues prepare for the Magnet Appraiser Visit by asking simple questions like the above! Their answers will guide the identification of your unit's 3 proudest accomplishments - AKA 3 Unit Exemplars! Simply click on the image below and you will find guides to identify exemplars to discuss with the Magnet Appraisers, templates to help capture and display this information on your Magnet® Boards, and other interview advice. For additonal writing help, please utilize the 3 Unit Exemplars Writing Template. Then put it all together in a visually appealing format using the 3 Unit Exemplar Final Template!


Other Resources

Would you like to initiate an EBP project on your unit? Please utilize the resources below to help guide you!

Combining Models: EBP, FOCUS-PDCA, A3 and A4

 Having trouble accessing information on this page? Please contact Magnet Analyst Charlene Collazzi at ccollazzi@mednet.ucla.edu with any questions!

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