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Five former ANCC Magnet® Consultants Form
Nursing Consulting Partners, LLC

February 13, 2013 – Nursing Consulting Partners, LLC (NCP) provides a wide range of expert consulting services. The five managing partners of NCP have more than 80 years of combined experience in healthcare and have collectively guided more than 300 hospitals worldwide to achieve Magnet® and Pathway To Excellence Recognition®. The managing partners are: Vicki George, PhD, RN, FAAN, Barb Haag-Heitman, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, Fran Hicks, PhD, RN, FAAN, Vickie Moore, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, and Kathleen Stolzenberger, PhD, RN.

The NCP team has a proven track record in helping organizations achieve and sustain their objectives and is recognized and cited for their work both nationally and internationally. An innovative approach and ‘client-friendly’ tools guide clients through the process of creating excellence in professional practice environments.

NCP consulting services include leadership initiatives, strategic planning, preparation for Magnet®, Pathway to Excellence®, and Malcolm Baldridge designation, development of shared governance models, professional practice models, evidence based practice assessments, research planning, peer review and professional ethics programs. The organization hosts regional conferences, customized educational programs, webinars, workshops, and has a consulting network of motivational speakers and experienced industry experts to help you throughout the year.

Vicki George, speaking on behalf of the managing partners, said, “The goal of our firm is to offer each of our clients customized expert consultative services in an innovative and collaborative way. We use a team approach that ensures the right expertise for each client based on the organization’s unique needs, objectives and goals.”

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