Awards and Accolades
Sentara Princess Anne Hospital Achieves Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence
Sentara Princess Anne Hospital received Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in 2016. ANCC’ s Magnet Recognition Program® identifies superior quality in nursing care and is the highest national honor for nursing excellence. Currently, only approximately seven percent of all U.S. health care hospitals have achieved Magnet recognition. The Magnet Recognition Program® was developed by the ANCC to recognize healthcare organizations that provide nursing excellence and to disseminate successful nursing practices and strategies. The Magnet® program is recognized as the gold standard of nursing excellence. Sentara Princess Anne Hospital is proud to achieve Magnet recognition, as this credential reinforces our dedication to quality patient care.