Prestige Awards & Recognition
At Prestige, we measure our success by the lives we touch and in the care we provide for our residents, guided by our core values. While we do not intentionally pursue awards for validation, they are humbling affirmations by our peers, state, and industry trade organizations for a job well done, and we are always proud to recognize the people on our teams who help us achieve excellence.
Deficiency Free Surveys are given from state regulators during annual or bi-annual facility inspections of long-term care centers and communities. A deficiency free rating indicates that the assisted living community or skilled nursing and rehabilitation center not only meets the state’s safety and quality standards, but that its care is exemplary and without need for any improvement.
ICAA Innovator Award
The International Council on Active Aging (ICAA) Innovator Awards are presented annually to reward creativity and excellence in the active-aging industry and to encourage continual efforts to make advancements. The winners of this award target any or all of the seven dimensions of wellness to support age 50-plus adults in living well. These dimensions include social, emotional, vocational, spiritual, intellectual, physical and environmental wellness.
U.S. News Best Nursing Homes
Every year U.S. News highlights the top nursing homes in each state in nearly 100 major metropolitan areas. Data for this award is drawn from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the federal agency that sets and enforces standards for nursing homes. The "Best Nursing Home" designation is given to skilled centers that recently earned an overall rating of five stars, the agency's highest. Each skilled center is also rated separately on quality of care, health-inspections record, and level of nurse staffing.
American Health Care Association National Quality Award
The National Quality Awards are presented annually by the American Health Care Association (AHCA) and National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) to recognize long-term care providers that demonstrate excellence in performance. Award levels are based on criteria adopted from the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award (MBNQA) Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence.
Bronze – Commitment to Quality
Recipients of the Bronze Award demonstrate their commitment to improving care and services to meet the highest expectations and standards.
Silver - Achievement in Quality
The Silver Award recognizes a significant achievement in the journey towards performance and resident focused excellence.
Gold - Excellence in Quality
The Gold Award recognizes superior performance over time that is based on systematic approaches to leadership; strategic planning, focus on customers, measurement, analysis and knowledge management, workforce focus, process management and results.
Oregon Patient Commission Award
The Oregon Patient Safety Commission (OPSC) is a state agency that advocates patient safety. The OPSC identifies and shares evidence-based prevention practices to improve patient outcomes. They promote quality improvement by convening statewide groups to address serious patient safety issues and by providing educational programs in patient safety and quality. Centers are recognized for meeting or exceeding patient safety targets under four unique measures. These include: Dedication, Learning, Transparency and Improvement.