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Key dates for AHCA/NCAL Quality Awards Program

   By Patti Cullen, CAE  | May 10, 2019  |  All providers

The American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) has announced important dates for their 2019–2020 Quality Awards Program.
  • May 30: Gold site visit and non-recipient notifications sent
  • June 4: Bronze notifications and feedback reports
  • June 27: Silver notifications
  • August 9: Gold recipients will be announced
  • August 15: Silver and gold feedback reports 

Notifications will be sent to the primary center contact listed in the Quality Award Portal for the center. Applicants should make sure their information is updated in the Quality Award portal if any changes occurred since the January deadline.

Get ready—application packets for 2020 will be available August 1, 2019!

Patti Cullen, CAE  |  President/CEO  |  |  952-851-2487


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