Advancing Excellence Sets New Quality Goals

The Advancing Excellence Campaign has completed nine new quality goals along with toolkits. The objectives are to engage and challenge nursing homes to provide valuable data, as well as make quality improvements for residents. Following are the nine new quality goals.

Process Goals

  • Improving staff stability
  • Increasing use of consistent assignment
  • Increasing person-centered care planning and decision-making
  • Safely reducing hospitalizations

Clinical Goals

  • Using medications appropriately
  • Increasing resident mobility
  • Preventing and managing infections safely
  • Reducing the prevalence of pressure ulcers
  • Decreasing symptoms of pain

Free resources, including tools to support each goal, can be found hereLearn more by participating in a one-hour informational Advancing Excellence webinar on Tuesday, September 10th at 3:00 pm.