How UZA Became Europe's First Magnet-designated Hospital

Sep 4 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
10:00 AM ET - 11:00 AM ET

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Local Time: Wednesday, 4 September 2019 at 16:00 GMT.  

Join senior nursing leaders from the Antwerp University Hospital (UZA), located in Edegem, Belgium, to learn about how they became Europe's first Magnet-designated® organization. UZA's Director of Patient Care and the Magnet Program Director will share their experience with the Magnet® journey, the particularities of achieving recognition as an international organization, and the key organizational requirements critical for designation.

Leaders from UZA will reserve time at the end of their presentation for a live Q&A.

Things You’ll Learn:

  • UZA's approach to their Magnet® journey
  • Key considerations for Magnet® recognition for international organizations
  • Organizational requirements associated with the Magnet Recognition Program®

Presenters: Karl Whitemarsh with Danny Van heusden, Magnet Program Director, & Paul Van Aken, Director of Patient Care