American Health Care Association (AHCA)
2015 Bronze Award for Quality of Care
The American Health Care Association (AHCA) & National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) Awards the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program provides a pathway for providers of long term and post-acute care services to journey towards performance excellence. The program is based on the core values and criteria of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program. Member centers may apply for three progressive levels of awards: Bronze—Commitment to Quality, Silver—Achievement in Quality, or Gold—Excellence in Quality. Each level has its own distinct rigors and requirements for quality and performance excellence.
Westward Heights Care Center Recognized for Wyoming Medication Donation Program
Without the help of dedicated nurses like Peggy Doty, LPN, and Beckie Darnell, LPN, MDS Coordinator and the hours they spent sorting medications last year that could be turned into the Wyoming Medication Donation Program, many Wyoming residents would not have benefited from free medications. Westward Heights was recognized as a Platinum Donor by the Wyoming Department of Health Wyoming Medication Donation Program. In 2012 the program received over 8,800 pounds of donations and provided over 1.3 million dollars worth of free medication to Wyoming residents who could not afford their prescriptions.
- Member Wyoming Health Care Association
- Member American Health Care Association
- Administrator Member: American College of Health Care Administrators