PHCA strives to connect long-term care operators to valuable resources and encourages the sharing of best practices to assist members in advancing their quality efforts.
Nursing Center Quality Resources
AHCA assists skilled nursing care centers in continuing to improve the quality of care provided to residents. AHCA strives to make the long term and post-acute care sector at the quality forefront of our nation’s health care delivery system.
AHCA has broadened its Quality Initiative to further improve the quality of care in America’s skilled nursing care centers.
PHCA is committed to promoting quality and performance excellence in the assisted living residences (ALR) and personal care homes (PCH). PHCA, in conjunction with NCAL, is leading the profession by developing groundbreaking tools that raise the bar for resident satisfaction, quality of life and improved operations in AL/PC.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ) Mission is to produce evidence to make healthcare safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable and affordable and to work within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.
The Advancing Excellence in America’s Nursing Homes Campaign is a major initiative of the Advancing Excellence in Long Term Care Collaborative. The Collaborative assists all stakeholders of long-term care.
Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority
The Authority provides to Pennsylvania patient safety officers and infection prevention designees an array of educational webinars addressing important patient safety topics.