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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, fax, 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

Fax: (301) 628-5217
Phone: (866) 588-3301

Schedule of Deadlines for Public Comment

name location deadline
Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institution Tampa, FL December 26, 2014
Carle Foundation Hospital Urbana, IL January 2, 2015
Providence Portland Medical Center Portland, OR January 4, 2014
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, NY  January 9, 2015 
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital  Nedlands, Western Australia January 9, 2015 
UnityPoint Health-Methodist Peoria, IL   January 9, 2015 
UPMC Shadyside  Pittsburgh, PA January 10, 2015