We Develop High-Performing Nursing Teams and Advance Nursing Practice.

What We Do

We use evidence-based approaches and innovative, proven practices to empower nursing teams, fostering strong cultures and effective work environments that drive continuous improvement, advance the profession, and efficiently enhance the patient experience and patient outcomes.

The Tipton Health Difference

We listen. We care. We deliver great value by customizing to your needs. We are committed to Transformational Nursing Excellence™ and delivering outcomes. And we are very, very good at what we do. (Our more than 250 clients have a nearly 100% success rate in achieving the ANCC Magnet®​​ or Pathway to Excellence®​ designations, for example.)

Our highly experienced, innovative nursing consulting team (more than 50 consultants and staff) are inspirational leaders, who  will help you to…

  • work strategically
  • apply your limited resources where they can make the most difference
  • develop transformational nurse leaders
  • bring joy and meaning back to your work
  • increase nurse engagement and retention
  • optimize your operations,
  • elevate the position of nurses within your organization and in your community, and
  • succeed on your Journey to Nursing Excellence™!

We offer a unique combination of services, matching nursing, healthcare and operational consulting expertise with messaging and marketing prowess to ensure you not only have the best plan, but the strategies and tactics to make it succeed. Experienced and very talented nursing leaders direct our service lines.

Our Vision

We will be the most trusted nursing consultancy in the world.

Our Mission

We advance the nursing profession and partner with hospitals and nursing teams to improve patient care and outcomes.

Our Values

  • We are kind, empathetic, passionate, positive and resolute.
  • We listen and respond quickly to our clients’ needs.
  • We offer unrivaled service with impeccable attention to detail.
  • We nurture strong partnerships based on trust, value and consistent results.
  • Everything we do, we do with integrity and great care for our clients, audiences and each other.


Long Island Jewish Medical Center Chooses Tipton… Again

Tipton supported Long Island Jewish Medical Center’s successful ANCC Magnet® redesignation in 2014. The partnership was so successful that Tipton was asked to return to support the Northwell Health organization’s redesignation in 2019. Tipton now supports more than a dozen Northwell system hospitals.

Reaching the Pinnacle with Magnet® Designation

Reaching the Pinnacle with Magnet® Designation

With time running out before their Magnet® documents were due for appraiser review, UPMC Pinnacle Health turned to Tipton to help them across the finish line and achieve Magnet designation. The organization achieved designation. Determined to get ahead before its next redesignation, the organization turned to Tipton for Magnet and Pathway to Excellence planning, workshops and support for all its hospitals.

Augusta Health Introduces New Strategy

Augusta Health Introduces New Strategy

As one of the last remaining independent community hospitals in Virginia, Augusta Health faces unique challenges as it successfully navigates through swirling changes in the healthcare industry. Working with the hospital executive team, Tipton helped align its leaders, board, team members and community behind a new strategy that will enable the hospital to achieve its goals over the next five years

Boosting Nurse Engagement in Salem

Boosting Nurse Engagement in Salem

Salem Health already exceeded national means for its nurse engagement, but that wasn’t good enough for the nursing leadership team. Eager to better understand the challenges its nurses face each day, Salem Health asked Tipton to analyze its nurse engagement survey data. Tipton’s deep dive into the data pinpointed issues and enabled Salem and Tipton to develop meaningful action plans to resolve them.

Designing a Better Annual Report

Designing A Better Annual Report

Looking for a better way to tell the story of its talented nursing team, Anne Arundel Medical Center reached out to Tipton for design support with its Nursing Annual Report. Tipton’s full-service creative team produced a beautiful report that not only celebrated AAMC’s nurses, but enabled the organization to achieve its goal with just one call to Tipton.

Markets We Serve

  • Academic Health Systems and Hospitals
  • Federal Health Systems and Hospitals
  • Regional Health Systems and Hospitals
  • Community Health Systems and Hospitals
  • Public Health Systems and Hospitals
  • Cancer Centers
  • Specialty Hospitals
  • Children’s Hospitals and Health Systems