Newark, Del., November 16, 2018—Tipton Communications, a full-service hospital certification consultancy and marketing communications agency, marked a significant milestone this month with the signing of its 150th hospital client. The agency is the consultant of choice for hospital nursing teams seeking consulting support for ANCC Magnet®, Pathway to Excellence® and other healthcare designations and certifications.

“Our firm had a strong year, including signing our 150th client since our founding in 2006,” said President and CEO Dan Tipton. “We recorded significant growth in both our certification support and healthcare marketing communications service lines. At the same time, we grew our team of talented consultants and maintained our commitment to quality. Our clients achieved a 100% success rate in achieving Magnet and Pathway to Excellence designation as well as Practice Transition Accreditation Program® (PTAP®) certification.”

Tipton’s 100% success rate is important to its clients, who champion the agency as a valued partner and appreciate its comprehensive support.

“Tipton’s external guidance made a big difference in our Magnet journey,” said Maria Bobo, DNP, RN, WHNP, Director of Nursing Education, Research and Magnet at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak in Michigan. “Our nurses and leadership team appreciate the support they gave through each part of the application.”

Tipton tailors its Magnet consulting services to each client’s unique needs and budget. These services include gap analysis, nursing excellence consulting, onsite client-specific workshops, content writing and evaluation, editing and proofreading, electronic submittal solutions, and mock site visits. Through each phase of the Magnet journey, Tipton’s healthcare expertise proves crucial to nursing teams.

“Tipton’s coaching throughout the Magnet process was invaluable,” said Frances Collins, MSN, RN, CCRN-K, Director of Nursing Outcomes/Magnet Program at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital in Virginia. “We highly recommend their team of experts to other hospitals.”

Tipton continues to sign nursing teams seeking Magnet and Pathway to Excellence designation. To find out how Tipton can help your hospital get the recognition it deserves, visit tiptonhealth.com.

About Tipton Communications

Tipton Communications supports clients nationwide with award-winning marketing communications services, including employee communications, human resources communications, public relations, marketing communications, intranet and Internet design, graphic design and strategic communications. Tipton is one of the fastest-growing providers of Magnet®, Pathway to Excellence and PTAP consulting support to the nation’s hospital and healthcare systems. For more information, please visit www.tiptonhealth.com.


Tipton Communications products and services are neither sponsored nor endorsed by the ANCC. ANCC Magnet Recognition®, ANCC National Magnet Conference®, Institute for Credentialing Innovation®, Magnet®, Magnet Recognition Program®, The Magnet Prize® and Pathway to Excellence® Program are registered trademarks of the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Journey to Magnet Excellence™ and Pathway to Excellence in Long Term Care™ are trademarks of the American Nurses Credentialing Center.