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Western Hills Health Care Center earns Bronze National Quality Award

2016 Bronze National Quality Award

Western Hills Health Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehab facility in Lakewood, Colorado, recently received the 2016 Bronze National Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The award honors facilities across the nation that have demonstrated their commitment to improving quality of care for seniors and persons with disabilities. It is the first of three tiers of recognition (Bronze, Silver and Gold) by AHCA/NCAL and requires a detailed application process submitted to a board of examiners for review.

Hallford named Colorado’s Nursing Administrator of the Year

Anna Hallford, unit manager at Western Hills Health Care Center

On Sept. 17, 2015, the Colorado Health Care Association presented its Nursing Administrator of the Year Award to Anna Hallford, unit manager at Western Hills Health Care Center in Lakewood.

The presentation took place during CHCA’s annual Fall Convention, held this year in Denver.

Western Hills Health Care Center earns five-star rating from Medicare

Western Hills Health Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in Lakewood, recently received a five-star rating from The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

The CMS ratings system, designed to help the public choose quality care for their loved ones, calculates the ratings based on results of health inspections, staffing and quality measures.