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Magnet Site Visit Resources

As Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center's Magnet Journey awaits final document approval and approaches the Magnet Appraiser visit, please utilize the resources below to prepare yourself and your fellow nurses to dazzle the Appraisers!


Magnet Online Education Module - Click on picture below to launch!

JUST RELEASED! (6/1/2015): Have questions about the ANCC Magnet Designation Program®? Curious about how Magnet® connects to your daily unit practice? Want to prepare for our upcoming Magnet Site Visit and earn a free CE credit? Other incentives include: Raffle Tickets for individuals and units!

All Directions to the CE Post Test must be completed to receive your continuing education credit.

Click on the image above to launch the online module
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Target Audience: All nurses across the UCLA Health System are encouraged to review this module.
Description: The narrated Magnet Online Education Module focuses on the ANCC Magnet Designation Program and the UCLA Health Magnet Journey. 

To receive your continuing education credit you must complete all of the steps identified in the Directions to the CE Post Tests.  The minimum passing score for this module is 100%. 

Objectives: This online learning module will provide UCLA Health staff with information about the Magnet Designation Program®.   By the end of this module participants will be able to describe:
  • History of Magnet & the foundation of the program
  • Magnet Designation® process
  • The Magnet Components®
  • How unit and hospital-level data is linked to Magnet
  • Participants will be able to evaluate unit-level data using standardized charts and graphs
Course Schedule: 45 minutes Video with 15 minutes Quiz - Magnet Online Education Module
You can also follow along with the presentation using the Magnet Module Slidedeck
10 minutes Magnet Online Module Evaluation - https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TBTRZ5M
Accreditation: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number 12511, 1 hour.


Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center - Magnet Recognition Handbook

Updated 7/1/2015!

This Magnet Recognition Handbook provides background information on the Magnet Program, explainations and examples of how Magnet impacts the lives of nurses and their patients, a list of the exemplarly stories and highlighted units featured in the Ronald Reagan Magnet Document, and practical advice for our upcoming Magnet Appraiser Site Visit!


Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center - 3 Magnet Unit Exemplars 


Updated 7/2/2015!

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 RRUCLA? We are pround to share a few highlights of the dedicated work accomplished by RRUCLA Health nurses which has been collected through our 3 Magnet Unit Exemplar tool (see below)! Please click on the image above to learn more!

Updated 3/11/2015!

Prepare for the Magnet Appraiser Visit! Here you will find guides to identify exemplars to discuss with the Magnet Appraisers, templates to help capture this information, and other interview advice. Please follow the following links to find printable versions of the 3 Unit Exemplar Template #1, the 3 Unit Exemplar Template #2, and the 3 Unit Exemplar Review Checklist.


Magnet Readiness Unit-Level Assessment Checklist


Assess the Magnet-Readiness of your unit! Utilize this checklist to gauge your unit's Magnet knowledge and to help guide Magnet education efforts. 


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