AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award 2010 – 2018

three2bmedalsThe AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program provides a pathway for providers of long-term and post-acute care services to journey towards performance excellence. AHCA/NCAL offers a Gold Award, Silver Award, and Bronze Award. The program is based on the Malcolm Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence. Applications for the award are judged by trained examiners who provide feedback on opportunities for improvement to support continuous learning and improvement. Gold recipients nationwide are presented below.

To see Gold and Silver Recipients in the Pacific Northwest (WA, OR, ID, AK) click here.

To see Gold and Silver Recipients in the Southwest (AZ, NM, NV, UT) click here.

Gold Award Recipients Nationwide


  • Holy Heights Nursing Center, Denver, CO
  • Comer Health and Rehabilitation, Comer, GA
  • Sunrise of Gurnee, Gurnee, IL
  • Maine Veterans Home, Machias, Machias, ME


  • Edgemoor DPSNF, Santee, CA
  • The Alverno Health Care Facility, Clinton, IA
  • Inova Loudoun Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Leesburg, VA


  • Hughes Health and Rehabilitation, West Hartford, CT
  • Maine Veterans Home – Scarborough, ME
  • Altercare Post Acute Rehabilitation Center, Inc., Kent, Ohio


  • Pacific Coast Manor, Capitola, CA
  • Highlands Lake Center, Lakeland, FL
  • Effingham County Care Center, Springfield, GA
  • Skies Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Albuquerque, NM


  • Stonebrook Healthcare Center, CA
  • Glen Hill Center – Genesis Healthcare, CT
  • Golden LivingCenter – St. James, Mo
  • Altercare of Louisville Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing Care, Inc., OH
  • Oregon Veterans’ Home, OR
  • South Davis Community Hospital, UT


  • Life Care Center of Sarasota, Sarasota, FL
  • Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center, Lenox, MA
  • Linda Manor Extended Care Facility, Leeds, MA
  • St. Mary’s Care Center, Winsted, MN
  • Golden LivingCenter – Tarboro, Tarboro, NC


  • Grand Islander Center, Genesis HealthCare, Middletown, RI
  • Golden LivingCenter – Continental Manor, Abbotsford, WI


  • Mountain Valley Care and Rehabilitation Center, Kindred Healthcare, Kellogg, ID


  • Manchester Manor Health Care Center, Manchester, CT