SOUTHWESTERN VERMONT MEDICAL CENTER
Each year, only one hospital in the world is awarded the
ANCC Magnet Prize™ by the American Nurses Credentialing
Center for cutting-edge research, practices, services, programs,
and innovations designed to improve patient care and
nursing excellence and to demonstrate positive outcomes.
THE ONLY ONE IN THE WORLD
SVMC’s Transitional Care Nursing Program is the recipient of
the 2017 ANCC Magnet Prize™ for helping patients with chronic
conditions transition home from a hospital or care facility.
U 2017 ANCC
U One of 43 hospitals
in the world and one
of 3 in New England
to be recognized as
a Magnet® Center for
four consecutive times
2016 National Magnet Nurse of the Year® Barbara Richardson, RN, meets with a Transitional Care Program patient in his home.