Great River Klein Center wins national quality award

WEST BURLINGTON ? Great River Klein Center has been named a 2018 Silver Achievement in Quality Award recipient by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL).

The award is the second of three distinctions awarded by the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program, which recognizes dedication to improving quality of care for residents and patients in long-term and post-acute care. Great River Klein Center is one of 166 organizations nationwide to receive the award, and one of only 16 in Iowa.

?Great River Klein Center is committed to implementing processes that help improve the lives of people we serve,? said Ann Abolt, Administrator. ?We are proud to receive the Silver award and look forward to continuing our efforts to improve quality.?

Based on the core values and criteria of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, AHCA/NCAL?s National Quality Award Program challenges member providers to achieve performance excellence through three progressive levels: bronze, silver and gold.