Week in Review: Vital Voices Survey Launch, Toddler Joy and Magnet Redesignation

March 18, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

It’s Friday! This week brought warm weather and celebrations! Check out the Week in Review below. Also, don’t forget to listen to the latest episode of The Wrap Podcast!

Vital voices Faculty and Staff Engagement Survey Launches

The 2022 Vital Voices Faculty and Staff Engagement Survey officially launched this week to all eligible Michigan Medicine faculty, staff, and learners, including house officers. The survey will remain active through the end of the day on Friday, March 25. If you haven’t taken the survey yet, please click here to find out how to participate.

Formerly Conjoined Twins Thrive As Toddlers

Born conjoined, Sarabeth and Amelia spent the first 13 months of their lives attached from their chests to belly buttons, only knowing a world facing each other from morning until night and sharing every moment — from sleeping to being held — together. In August 2020, the girls underwent a complex, 11-hour separation surgery at Mott that involved multiple specialists, nurses and care team members. According to their parents, each day they become stronger and learn something new. Click here to read the full story.

U-M Health recognized as a Magnet institution for second time

U-M Health’s nurses, led by Chief Nurse Executive Nancy May, D.N.P., AMB-BC, NEA-BC, FAAN, have now achieved Magnet redesignation for a second time. The prestigious Magnet distinction, awarded to less than 10% of U.S. hospitals, recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care and outcomes, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. Find out more here.

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