Commitment to Excellence
West Kendall Baptist Hospital nurses are committed to serving our patients, our community, our hospital and our profession. Led by our guiding principles of quality, service, diversity and knowledge, we utilize evidence-based leading practices to provide high-quality patient-and-family-centered care, maintain patient safety, deliver culturally competent care and achieve the best clinical outcomes. In our quest for excellence, we have created a practice environment that supports research and innovation and enhances the professional practice of nursing.
We, who practice nursing at West Kendall Baptist Hospital, are committed to our patients, our practice, our institution, our community and other healthcare providers in our quest for excellence by providing patient and family-centered care with exceptional compassion a focus on safety and cultural competence grounded in our faith-based mission.
We will be a leader of excellence in nursing, maintain our Magnet® designation utilizing a framework of research and evidence-based practice. We will continue to be a high performing organization led by our guiding principles of quality, service, diversity and knowledge. We will sustain an environment conducive to innovation, the enhancement of professional practice, transformational leadership and culturally competent care. We will utilize leading practice standards for clinical outcomes, patient and family-centered care, patient safety and satisfaction; while striving to provide a nurturing and engaging environment for our staff. Our commitment is to provide high-quality care and an exceptional experience for those in need of healthcare in the West Kendall and surrounding communities.
Nurses are the heart of our hospital. They make invaluable contributions to West Kendall Baptist Hospital’s outstanding reputation for clinical and service excellence through initiatives that can be categorized under the five Magnet Model Components: