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Boston Children’s Department of Nursing is committed to advancing education and professional development in the hospital, within our Community of Care and around the world. Read below to see our latest offerings!
The Department of Nursing at Boston Children's is acclaimed as a world leader in providing the most advanced, compassionate and safest family-centered, pediatric care. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) designates the hospital as a Magnet facility. The Magnet Recognition Program® recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice.
The Nursing Program at Boston Children’s is committed to:
Laura Wood, DNP, MS, RN, joined Boston Children's Hospital in May 2013 as Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President of Patient Care Services. She brings a unique perspective to Boston Children’s system of care through her blended background in pediatric nursing, improvement science, health care information technology and quality and safety.
“We take pride in providing care to our patients and their families, and in doing so with integrity, compassion and expertise. “ – Laura Wood
Boston Children’s is deeply invested in nurses’ education and professional development. We offer a variety of educational and professional advancement opportunities, including:
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The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”