Capital Health received their first Magnet designation in 2002. In 2017 we earned our fourth consecutive Magnet award. We are working toward our fifth designation in spring 2021.
The research demonstrates that Magnet hospital demonstrated higher quality outcomes for their patients which are demonstrated in Nursing Sensitive Indicators such as those related to falls and other hospital acquired conditions. Magnet hospitals also are known to have a higher rate of RN satisfaction and engagement scores in part due to their participation at all levels of the Organization.