About Us




  • St. Joseph Hosital has applied to the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program® for re-designation of the prestigious Magnet designation. This designation recognizes excellence in nursing services.
  • You have an opportunity to participate in the evaluation process and are encouraged to do so. We will be coming to your hospital, March 14 – 16, 2016, for a site visit.
  • Comments may be faxed or e-mailed to the Magnet Program Office prior to the site visit. All phone comments to the Magnet Program Office must be followed up in writing.Your comments are confidential and never shared with anyone in your organization. If you choose, your comments may be ANONYMOUS, but must be in writing.
  • There will also be time set aside to speak with the appraisers during the site visit. Time, date and location of meeting room will be provided by your organization.
  • Your comments must be received by March 4, 2016.
    • Phone: 866-588-3301 (TOLL FREE)
    • Fax: 301-628-5217
    • E-Mail: MAGNET@ANA.ORG
    • Write: American Nurses Credential Center
      Magnet Recognition Program
      8515 Georgia Avenue, Suite 400
      Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492