We are the nation’s premier nursing excellence consultancy. We drive radical improvements in the evidence-based, nursing excellence structures critical to recruiting and retaining the very best nurses. We re-ignite passion for the nursing profession and create a culture committed to superior patient care and outcomes.

Tipton’s Comprehensive Solutions

Nursing Excellence Consulting

We have the nation’s largest team dedicated to nursing excellence with nearly 50 highly experienced nursing consultants and staff dedicated to resolving staffing challenges, preparing nurse leaders, improving the nursing work environment, and strategically advancing nursing practice, ultimately driving ever-increasing levels of nursing excellence and patient care.

Healthcare Communications & Marketing

Our professional marketing communications team will align your messages with your mission and brand, drive change, and build resiliency with your nursing teams and leaders.

Magnet® Recognition & Certification Support

Tipton’s Magnet®, Pathway to Excellence®, PTAP® and certification experts have helped more than 190 hospitals. Our clients have a nearly 100% success rate with 70% of recent Magnet clients going directly to site visit.



Marketing Communications

Employee & Market Communications

Build employee trust and engagement with meaningful, well-managed change communications campaigns. Ensure your team members understand the value of their total rewards and can make informed benefits decisions.

Who We Are

Think of us as partners, teammates, expert consultants and strategists who listen carefully, offer actionable ideas and deliver value. We extend the capacity and capabilities of you and your team. We are committed to your success and will always be at your service.

Reaching the Pinnacle with Magnet® Designation

Lehigh Valley Health Network Earns Its
5th Consecutive
Magnet® Designation

Designing A Better Annual Report

Designing A Better Annual Report

Augusta Health Introduces New Strategy

Augusta Health Introduces New Strategy

Buckeyes Get Provider Options

Buckeyes Get Provider Options

When you turn to Tipton for support with a project, you are in the hands of experts committed to delivering high-quality, thoughtful and strategic results.

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