Technology changes every year; new advances in medicine have made a substantial impact on the lives of many of our patients. The nurses at Carilion realize that staying informed with the latest research and technological advances is essential to improving patient care. Our nurses support continuing education and professional development as a way to stay on the top of their field. As leaders in the nursing industry we know that superior patient care depends on the quality of education of our nursing staff.
Carilion Nursing Programs and Services has been recognized by the Magnet Program, which is a recognition program that acknowledges healthcare organizations that have a superior record of excellence. They recognize organizations that deliver outstanding nursing services to patients, promote quality in an environment that supports professional practice and provide a channel for open communication in the sharing of best practices in nursing.