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                                  Bristol Hospital Is Proud To Be A
Recognized Organization
   Bristol Hospital has achieved Magnet® recognition as a re ection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care.
Magnet recognition is determined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s
(ANCC) Magnet Recognition
Program®, which ensures that
rigorous standards for nursing excellence are met. Currently, Bristol Hospital is the only hospital in Hartford County to hold Magnet recognition.
 is is one of the most signi cant recognitions in the 94 year history of Bristol Hospital and is proof of our relentless pursuit of excellence in nursing and all areas of the hospital. Magnet recognition provides our community with the ultimate benchmark to measure the quality of patient care. Magnet recognition has been shown to provide speci c bene ts to hospitals and their communities including:
    Higher patient satisfaction with nurse communication, availability of help, and receipt of discharge information
Lower risk of 30-day mortality and lower failure to rescue
Higher job satisfaction among nurses Lower nurse reports of intentions to leave position
An accomplishment of this magnitude truly takes the dedication of everyone within our organization. It takes a considerable amount of e ort by team members at all levels to reach and maintain Magnet designation.
Congratulations to all of our employees for this recognition and thank you for being “Everyday Extraordinary.”