The focus of this paper is on how Magnet status drives healthcare change in institutions. Address how pursuing Magnet status, drives nursing and health care change in institutions.


Begin this paper with a brief paragraph that provides an overview of the assignment and its purpose. The heading for this paragraph is the same as the title of the paper. This will be about 2-3 sentences. The last sentence in this paragraph is a sentence that begins “The purpose of this paper is to ¨.


Overview of Magnet Designation:

Provide an overview of how the professional practice model or Magnet designation supports or recognizes the quality of nursing and health care provided in an organization. Include the history of Magnet as well as the components of it. This is usually 3 paragraphs.


Influence of this Program on Change in Health Care Organizations:

Discuss at least 3 specific ways in which preparing for implementing and maintaining Magnet influences change in organizations. It is through implementation of the components of the designation that affects change. This is 3 – 4 paragraphs.



End the paper with a one-paragraph summary of the main points of the paper.


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