American Health Care Association Recognizes Four Five Star Senior Living Communities with Silver National Quality Awards

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (Nasdaq: FVE), one of the nation’s leading
senior living and healthcare services providers which does business
under the name “Five Star Senior Living”, today announced that four
communities have been recognized as Silver National Quality Award
Recipients by the American Health Care Association. The four communities
recognized with these awards are Stratford Court of Palm Harbor, in Palm
Harbor, Florida, The Court at Palm-Aire in Pompano Beach, Florida,
Central City Care Center in Central City, Nebraska, and Van Nuys
Healthcare in Van Nuys, California. The AHCA National Quality Award
Program recognizes both long and short term care providers for exemplary
performance across the United States. Recipients become eligible for
silver after successfully achieving Bronze Status with the AHCA.

“I am extremely proud of all four of our communities that were chosen to
be honored with this prestigious award by the American Health Care
Association,” commented Bruce Mackey, CEO of Five Star Senior Living.
“This achievement reflects Five Star’s commitment to delivering
exceptional care and services to our residents. We remain dedicated to
providing unique experiences at all Five Star Senior Living locations
that allow our residents to thrive in the most comfortable environment

The AHCA National Quality Award Program motivates care providers to
strive for excellence while raising standards across the country.
Potential recipients are examined based off of The Baldridge Performance
Excellence Program which focuses on evaluating a business’s performance,
deciding where improvements are needed, and implementing changes to
improve quality of care.

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About Five Star Senior Living
Five Star Senior Living
operates over 270 Independent Living, Assisted Living,
Alzheimer’s/Memory Care, and Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing &
Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities across the
country. Five Star is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts.


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