Nurses at IU Health hospitals have been recognized for their excellence in care by the world's largest and most prestigious nurse credentialing organization, the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Learn more about our designations in nursing excellence below.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) developed the Magnet Recognition Program® and Pathway to Excellence Program® to recognize nursing excellence and high-quality clinical outcomes for patients. The benefits for facilities that receive these designations include:
IU Health is part of an elite group of hospitals with Magnet designation. Fewer than 500 hospitals nationwide have earned Magnet status. To achieve this prestigious designation, hospitals must demonstrate an exceptional practice environment for nurses and meet high standards for quality care and experience.
The following IU Health hospitals have received this prestigious recognition:
The Pathway to Excellence Program recognizes hospitals that have demonstrated a positive practice environment where nurses are equipped to provide the very best patient care and grow their career as professional nurses. Patients who seek care at Pathway to Excellence facilities will receive best-in-class care from some of the very best nurses in the country.
The following IU Health hospitals have received this designation: