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NCAL Quality Initiative Recognition Program


The NCAL Quality Initiative Recognition Program is designed to recognize member assisted living communities that demonstrate the attainment of one or more of the four NCAL Quality Initiative goals:

Learn more about specific eligibility requirements.

The deadline to submit data for the 2020 Quality Initiative Recognition Program has passed. 
Recipients will be notified this December.​

Achiever Structure and Recognition

The more goals an assisted living community meets, the more recognition it receives:
  • Tier 1 = communities that achieve one goal
  • Tier 2 = communities that achieve two goals
  • Tier 3 = communities that achieve three goals
  • Tier 4 = communities that achieve four goals  

Those assisted living communities identified for the Quality Initiative Recognition Program will be honored at a special ceremony at the 2020 AHCA/NCAL Quality Summit. ​​​​​

AHCA Quality Initiative Recognition Program

Skilled nursing members, please visit this website for more information about program eligibility and submission requirements.​​​


​DISCLAIMER: The AHCA/NCAL quality programs’ contents, including their goals and standards, represent some preferred practices, but do not represent minimum standards or expected norms for skilled nursing and/or assisted living providers. As always, the provider is responsible for making clinical decisions and providing care that is best for each individual person.