Our Guiding Models for Nursing

Professional Practice Model


Practice
The nurses at Hackensack University Medical Center deliver high quality, evidence-based, patient-centered care to our patients and their families. Our shared decision-making model provides us with the opportunity to utilize evidence-based practice and nursing research in the delivery of care.

Collaboration
As facilitators and advocates, we develop partnerships in care with our patients, their families and with fellow healthcare professionals.

Professional Development
We embrace lifelong learning, and we encourage and support one another in ongoing professional growth and development.

Care Delivery


Caring
Our Care Delivery Model is based on Jean Watson’s “Theory of Human Caring,” which is the convergence of the art, theory and science of nursing.

Communication
We strive to promote the professional image of nursing through active engagement in patient education, quality initiatives and innovation to promote continuity of care for patients and their families, including local and global outreach.

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Our Culture of Nursing

The nursing practice at Hackensack University Medical Center transcends the traditional and explores the boundaries of diverse opportunities so our nurses can enjoy a long and satisfying career providing quality care to our patients.

Promoting excellence

Our Vision and Guiding Principles

Pursuing Excellence in Professional Nursing Practice and Care Delivery is not just a statement – it’s what our nurses embody and uphold in everything they do.

Providing innovative care

Careers

Our Magnet-award winning nurses are the backbone of the frontline care provided at Hackensack University Medical Center.

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Clinical Practice Areas

The nurse at Hackensack University Medical Center has a wide range of nursing specialty opportunities for practice, research, education, advocacy, precepting and mentoring.

Specialty services and locations