We received best nursing team entries from nurses across the country detailing their accomplishments.
Read our exclusive May cover story on the 2016 Best Nursing Team overall winner, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
Then read the 4 essays written by each of the category winners. Our panel of nurse judges was impressed by the adaptability, expertise, initiative and outreach these facilities clearly displayed.
Winner! 2016 Best Nursing Team
Leaving the emergency department before treatment presents a danger to both patients and hospitals. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia changed its workflow to give patients a better ED experience. In doing so, they lowered their rates of patients leaving without being seen. Their efforts earned them the honor of being named the ADVANCE for Nurses 2016 Best Nursing Team.