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Top 30 Nurse-Friendly U.S. Hospitals Named by

RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Influential nursing career and education web site ( has published a list of the 30 Most Nurse-Friendly Hospitals in the United States. The list names hospitals in the U.S. that have demonstrated a high valuation of their nursing staff, provide employees with a host of benefits, support teams and outstanding work environments, all designed to welcome fresh personnel and make them feel valued. The list can be viewed at

According to Amy Bell, the list's lead editor, "We created this list to showcase the most nurse-friendly hospitals in the U.S. and explore the benefits, programs and facilities available to fresh nursing staff – not least those who've completed or who are looking to achieve a bachelor's degree in the subject. Our hope is that the article will help guide their choices when investigating potential workplaces or training grounds for the future."

The following hospitals are included in the list:

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital – Norfolk, Virginia
Baptist Health South Florida – Coral Gables, Florida
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center – Los Angeles, California
Yale-New Haven Hospital – New Haven, Connecticut
University of Colorado Hospital – Aurora, Colorado
Case Medical Center – Cleveland, Ohio
El Camino Hospital – Mountain View, California
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center – Hershey, Pennsylvania
St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center – Paterson, New Jersey
Carolinas Medical Center – Charlotte, North Carolina
Vanderbilt University Hospital – Nashville, Tennessee
Lowell General Hospital – Lowell, Massachusetts
Seattle Children's Hospital – Seattle, Washington
Mercy Medical Center – Baltimore, Maryland
Northwestern Memorial Hospital – Chicago, Illinois
Cleveland Clinic – Cleveland, Ohio
Winchester Hospital – Winchester, Massachusetts
Baylor University Medical Center – Dallas, Texas
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center – Los Angeles, California
Hackensack University Medical Center – Hackensack, New Jersey
Mayo Clinic – Rochester, Minnesota
Massachusetts General Hospital – Boston, Massachusetts
Rhode Island Hospital – Providence, Rhode Island
Children's Medical Center of Dallas – Dallas, Texas
Houston Methodist Hospital – Houston, Texas
West Virginia University Hospitals – Morgantown, West Virginia
Baptist Medical Center – Jacksonville, Florida
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago – Chicago, Illinois
Johns Hopkins Hospital – Baltimore, Maryland
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