Bookmark and Share

Public Comments Solicited for Magnet Applicant Facilities

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) evaluates the environment in which nursing is practiced as well as compliance with standards promulgated by the American Nurses Association. Magnet program appraisers seek input from the public, including patients, families, clients, staff and others who interact with the health care organizations applying for Magnet® designation.

  • Everyone is welcome to participate.
  • Comments are confidential and may be anonymous.
  • Comments must be received by the deadline below.
  • Requests to talk with an appraiser may be possible, but are not guaranteed.
  • Comments must be made in writing to ANCC via email or direct mail.Please include the full name of the healthcare facility and location, including city and state.

ANCC Magnet Recognition Program® Office
8515 Georgia Ave, Suite 400
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492


Schedule of Deadlines for Public Comment

Memorial Hermann Southwest  Houston, TX  February 12, 2018
Exeter Hospital, Inc.  Exeter, NH  February 13, 2018
Memorial Regional Health Services  Belleville, IL February 16, 2018 
St. Elizabeth Florence and Ft. Thomas  Edgewood, KY  February 16, 2018
Akron General Hospital Akron, OH  February 23, 2018 
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (General Organization), Jeddah  Jeddah, KSA  February 23, 2018
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals  Philadelphia, PA February 24, 2018 
Baylor University Medical Center  Dallas, TX  March 9, 2018
St. Cloud Hospital St. Cloud, MN  March 9, 2018 
 Brigham and Women's Hospital  Boston, MA March 16, 2018
 Hunterdon Healthcare System  Flemington, NJ  March 16, 2018