51 Diversicare Centers Receive AHCA/NCAL 2020 Quality Initiative Recognition Program Award
AHCA/NCAL recognized long term-care providers for their work in achieving the goals of the AHCA/NCAL Quality Initiative Recognition Program. To be eligible for this honor, skilled nursing centers must achieve at least one of AHCA’s four quality initiative goals related to hospitalization, customer satisfaction, antipsychotics and functional outcomes.
“This achievement represents progress on important quality measures that will positively impact the lives of residents,” said Dr.
Launched in 2012 by AHCA/NCAL, the Quality Initiative serves as a national effort to build upon the existing work of the long-term and post-acute care profession. The Initiative aims to further improve quality of care in skilled nursing centers and assisted living communities by challenging member facilities to meet measurable goals in areas such as hospital readmissions, off-label use of antipsychotics, and customer satisfaction.
Commenting on the award,
Diversicare’s achievement will be recognized at AHCA/NCAL’s upcoming Quality Summit in
Diversicare provides post-acute care services to skilled nursing center patients and residents in nine states, primarily in the Southeast, Midwest and Southwest United States. As of the date of this release, Diversicare operates 62 skilled nursing and long-term care facilities containing 7,329 skilled nursing beds. For additional information about the Company, visit Diversicare's web site: www.DVCR.com.
|Company Contact:||Investor Relations:|
|James R. McKnight, Jr.||Kerry D. Massey|
|Chief Executive Officer||Chief Financial Officer|
Source: Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc.