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Professional Practice Model for Nursing

Cottage Health Nursing

The Professional Practice Model (PPM) is an important symbol of the nursing care Cottage Health provides. Simply put, it shows that nursing is a unique blend of art and science and represents:

  • Our foundation is based on our core values of Excellence, Integrity and Compassion
  • We stand for Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Caring and Compassion for the patient and family is at the heart of what we do
  • We are guided by Research and Evidence-Based Practice to promote Quality and Safety
  • Our Knowledge and collective Vision drives our professional practice and benefits the Community through Wellness and Prevention

Outcome Statement = Nursing is a Blend of Art and Science

Nursing Careers at Cottage

For more information about career opportunities at Cottage Health, please contact Cottage Health Human Resources at (805) 879-8799. Follow this link to search jobs at Cottage Health.

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Cottage Health - CMS 5 Star Rating for Quality

Only 2.2 percent of hospitals evaluated earned the government’s first-ever 5-Star rating for overall quality and safety. Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital were two of them.

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