Navigation Links
Life Care Center of Tucson Wins AHCA/NCAL Step 1 Quality Award
Date:10/12/2009

Achievement Recognized at Convention in Chicago

Tucson, Ariz. (Vocus) October 12, 2009 -- Life Care Center of Tucson, a skilled nursing and rehab facility, was recently awarded the Step 1 Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The Step 1 Quality Award is given to organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to a person-centered mission, defined their principal customers and their expectations and indicated how they are striving to meet their customers' needs. It is the first of three steps of recognition by the AHCA and NCAL and requires a detailed application process submitted to a board of examiners for review.

"Through the hard work and perseverance of the great team here at Life Care Center of Tucson, we were able to achieve this notable award," said Sheila Weeks, executive director. "We humbly accept this award and continue to strive to meet the needs of our residents through the servant leadership of our associates."

The facility's achievement was formally recognized along with the other Quality Award winners at the AHCA/NCAL Annual Convention Oct. 4 - 7 in Chicago.

The AHCA/NCAL Quality Award was created in 1996 and is modeled after criteria from the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation's premier recognition for quality achievement. The AHCA/NCAL award recognizes commitment to a continuous quality improvement process at nursing facilities, assisted living residences and residences for persons with mental retardation or developmental disabilities.

Located at 6211 N. La Cholla Blvd., Life Care Center of Tucson is one of 18 facilities in Arizona operated by Life Care Centers of America.

Founded in 1976, Life Care is a nationwide health care company. With headquarters in Cleveland, Tenn., Life Care operates more than 220 nursing, subacute and Alzheimer's centers in 28 states. For more information about Life Care, please visit www.lcca.com.

CONTACT:
Sheila Weeks
Executive Director
(520) 575-0900

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/AHCA_NCAL/Step_1_Quality_Award/prweb3023404.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Scientists Spot Brains Free Will Center
2. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
3. Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Caregivers Reach Agreement on a Union Contract
4. 4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Former U.S. Drug Czar, to Address National Drug Crisis, Keynote Grand Opening of New Allenwood, PA National Model Detox Center
5. PainCare Receives $14.4 Million in Cash From Completed Sale of South Florida Ambulatory Surgery Centers
6. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Wal-Mart, and Abbott Host Child Safety Events
7. Regional Center of Orange County Expands Family Support Resources to Meet Growing Needs
8. End-to-End HR Performance Benchmarks: Metrics That Will Help Turn the HR Cost Center into a Productivity Driver
9. Governor Rendell Proclaims Sept. 9-15 as Senior Community Center Week
10. Concentra Opens On-Site Medical Unit at World Trade Center Site
11. Workers Win Contract at St. Francis Medical Center
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Life Care Center of Tucson Wins AHCA/NCAL Step 1 Quality Award 
(Date:6/28/2017)... ... June 28, 2017 , ... American Farmer proudly announces the participation of ... winning television series, scheduled to broadcast fourth quarter 2017. American Farmer airs Tuesdays at ... supplier of garden pea seed. As demand grew, the small company located in Moscow, ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... ... June 28, 2017 , ... Designers Insurance ... communities in northern Virginia and DC, is announcing a cooperative charity event in ... Alzheimer’s and other disorders that lead to memory impairment. , The Insight Memory ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... ... ... Harbour , a DAO (decentralized autonomous organization) that harnesses the wisdom ... technical specifications . , 2017 has seen an explosion of token launches by ... offerings will garner the greatest ROI. Dean Eigenmann, Co-founder and CEO of Harbour, said, ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... ... June 27, 2017 , ... A January 18th article on medGadget ... $6.81 billion by the year 2024 according to a new report. The article also ... made from titanium. Los Angeles area clinic Beverly Hills Periodontics & Dental Implant Center ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... , ... June 27, 2017 , ... ... Fabrykiewicz Scholarship Foundation Fundraiser hygiene symposium in Mystic, CT. Covering the process and ... offered their experience in these popular periodontal procedures. Drs. Toback and Urbanski practice ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/26/2017)... -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) announced today ... the Company in a fireside chat at Goldman Sachs, 38 ... 2017 at 10:40 a.m. PT / 1:40 p.m. ET. The ... Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. A live ... on the Company,s website at http://www.endo.com/investors/overview . Participants should ...
(Date:5/23/2017)... PLEASANTON, Calif. , May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... world,s most innovative medical devices for pressure ulcer ... at the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, ... Houston May 22-25. The Leaf Patient ... designed specifically for the hospital environment.  The system ...
(Date:5/18/2017)...  Two Bayer U.S. Pharmaceutical leaders received top awards ... 28 th Woman of the Year ... longstanding mission of furthering the advancement and impact of ... Cindy Powell-Steffen , senior director of brand activation and ... Libby Howe , a regional business manager for New ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: