The American Health Care Association & National Center for Assisted Living Quality Initiative Recognition Program recognizes nursing center members
that achieve Quality Initiate goals.
Marycrest Manor was recognized as a Tier 3 Achiever for 2020, achieving goals in the following:
- Low Hospitalizations: Safely reduce long-stay and short-stay hospitalizations by at least 10% since Q1 2017, or maintain a rate of 10% or less.
- Low Use of Antipsychotics: Safely reduce the off-label use of antipsychotics by at least 10% since Q1 2017, or maintain a rate of 8% or less among long-stay residents and 1% or less among short-stay patients.
- High Functional Outcomes: Improve short-stay functional improvement or long-stay worsening mobility by 15% – or maintain greater than 75% on short-stay functional improvement or maintain less than 12% on long-stay worsening mobility.
For more information, visit https://www.ahcancal.org/quality_improvement/qualityinitiative/Pages/RecognitionProgram.aspx
Celebrating Nursing Home Week!
During May, we recognize the hard work and dedication of our staff with a special week of celebration. Here are some highlights from Nursing Home Week 2020.
Marycrest Manor is doing everything possible to ensure our beloved residents stay safe. Leadership continues to stay updated in our protocols according to recommendations from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). We will continue to provide updates and stay in contact with resident families on a regular basis.
In accordance with recommendations from the CMS, Marycrest Manor is currently restricting visitation of all visitors and non-essential health care personnel until further notice.
As we move through this unprecedented time of precaution, we continue to trust in God’s goodness, learning the lessons he has for us along the way:
Find out more about how we are working to keep our residents safe and healthy!