Skilled nursing providers Tuesday got a peek at industry goals intended to advance quality over the next three years.
More than 6,000 skilled nursing facilities achieved notable gains in the first year of the American Health Care Association's Quality Initiative, the provider association announced yesterday.
Providers can cheer widespread quality improvement, but infection control poses a challenge: AHCA reportOctober 03, 2013
More long-term care facilities are earning top marks in national quality ratings, but providers may need increased focus on infection control, according to the American Health Care Association's 2013 Quality Report. Between 2011 and 2012, providers improved "in almost all the quality measures generally used," the report states.