2021 Bronze Quality Award Recipients Announced Quality Award Published:June 08, 2021 email@example.com Page ContentLast week, the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) announced the names of the 2021 Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award recipients.This year, 194 skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), 39 assisted living (AL) communities, and 3 combined SNF/AL providers in 42 states achieved the Bronze Award! A complete list of the 2021 recipients is available on the AHCA/NCAL Quality Award website. The Bronze Award is the first of three distinctions possible through the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program, a comprehensive organizational assessment and recognition program for long term care providers. Each application is reviewed and judged against a set of nationally recognized standards for achieving excellence. The awards will be presented during AHCA/NCAL's 72nd Convention & Expo in National Harbor, Maryland which will be held from October 10-13, 2021. A special thank you to this year's sponsors: First Quality, NRC Health, HealthCap, and MatrixCare.