Please use the following guidelines.
Eligibility and Criteria: This award category is available to both nursing facility and assisted living members. The purpose of this award is to recognize a member facility’s unique program that has achieved significant positive results and a desired outcome for other facilities to mimic. Facilities may submit more than one Best Practice nomination, although the nomination must be submitted separately for each Best Practice. Best Practice nominations submitted may focus on anything that has achieved significant positive results and a desired outcome for other facilities to incorporate. A few Best Practice topics may include: survey management preparedness, culture change, safety priority program, team-building project, unique orientation program, or anything that improved customer satisfaction or quality of care at your facility.
Refer to the Rules of Entry for additional requirements and guidelines to explain why this best practice should be the recipient of the award based on the criteria below.
Awards - Best Practice