Lessons from COVID-19: Issue clear guidance that reflects person-centered care principles
Victoria Walker, MD, CMD
Tonya Roberts, PhD, RN
Feb 04, 2022
As I made my own plans during the past two holiday seasons, I often reflected on how especially difficult it must be for residents living in long-term care communities and their families to celebrate separately...
Lessons from COVID-19: Prioritize infection prevention and control for PALTC
Jan 12, 2022
Series Introduction The Advancing Excellence in Long-Term Care Collaborative is a community of diverse collaborators who experienced the pandemic differently and from different perspectives. We have shared...
Advancing Excellence premieres video series
Sep 09, 2015
The Sopranos star Dominic Chianese and Alice Bonner, Ph.D., RN, star in a new nine-video series from the Advancing Excellence in Long-Term Care Collaborative.
Harmony Healthcare International is embracing the Advancing Excellence in America’s Nursing Homes Campaign. The company has chosen to focus on Mobility among the Advancing Excellence goals,
Advancing Excellence partners with Hallmark Business Connections
Dec 16, 2014
Advancing Excellence in Long-Term Care Collaborative has partnered with the Hallmark Business Connections for an employee recognition program called “You Make a Difference.”
Profile: Dedicated to excellence
Oct 01, 2014
Of Carol Scott’s many accomplishments, there is one that is a particular highlight: enabling nursing home residents on ventilators in her home state of Missouri to receive treatment.
Advancing Excellence now embraces nurses in policy
Aug 01, 2014
Nurses’ efforts to be leaders in a national effort to improve long-term care showed how they can attain greater influence over healthcare policy, according to an article recently published in Geriatric...
A better way for nursing homes to advance
James M. Berklan
May 14, 2014
Perhaps some of long-term care’s brightest stars didn’t want to be accused of getting worse. We’ll soon find out.
Ask the payment expert … about quality of care and reimbursements
May 01, 2014
Many states are at the forefront of pay for performance initiatives. These tie payment incentives to quality measurements and outcomes. These programs are encouraged by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...
60 seconds with … Doug Pace, NHA
May 01, 2014
Q: Will the recent Inspector General’s report on SNF adverse events put more focus on quality efforts like Advancing Excellence?
A: You never know how much traction these reports are going to get.