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Team work and Quality of Care go hand in hand
January 23, 2017
Blue Ridge by the Lake has had the honor of being recognized for its work in enhancing the care provided to their residents and patients. They have received the Certificate of Excellencefor achieving the Quality Measure Composite Score goal in the Florida National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative. The award acknowledges that Blue Ridge by the Lake has achieved a composite score of 6 for reporting period April 2016 - September 2016.
As described by the Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), the National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative (NNHQC) is a fast paced, "all teach, all learn" initiative led by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Quality Improvement Organizations to instill quality and performance improvement practices, eliminate healthcare acquired conditions and dramatically improve resident satisfaction through the achievement of a rate of 6 or less using the quality measure composite score by January 31,2019.
Congratulations to the staff of Blue Ridge by the Lake for working together to achieve this honor!