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Quality Award Boot Camp

FHCA's Quality Award Boot Camp is designed to help Silver and Gold applicants in Florida submit successful Silver and Gold applications for AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award cycle. During the course of Quality Award Boot Camp, you will receive variety of support, such as webinars, workshops, follow-up sessions, tools, presentation handouts, communications, etc. 

Key Dates for Silver and Gold Applicants

  • Intent to Apply (ITA) Deadline: November 17, 2017
  • Silver and Gold Application Deadline: January 26, 2017
  • Silver Recipient Announcement: June 30, 2017
  • Gold Recipient Announcement: August 11, 2017

Recertification Decision Making Guideline

This chart will help you if you are up against the 2017 deadline in the new AHCA/NCAL Quality Award Recertification Policy and making a decision on whether to pursue the next award level.    

Contact Koko Okano for more information or questions about the Quality Award Boot Camp.

Bootcamp Participant In-Person Events

Silver Award Workshops 

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
$125 per person and includes lunch

  • Wednesday, Nov. 9: MorseLife Health System - 4847 Fred Gladstone Drive in West Palm Beach
  • Tuesday, Nov. 15: Life Care Centers of America Divisional Office - 940 Centre Circle, Suite 2020 in Altamonte Springs
  • Wednesday, Nov. 16: Greystone Healthcare Corporate Office - 4042 Park Oaks Blvd, #300 in Tampa
  • Friday, Nov. 18: FHCA Headquarters - 307 West Park Avenue in Tallahassee
  • Tuesday, Nov. 29: Life Care Centers of America Divisional Office - 940 Centre Circle, Suite 2020 in Altamonte Springs


Application Writing tools

 

How to Use Your Feedback Reports for Your Next Application

Half-Day, In-Person Event
Details Coming Soon

Gold Award Tutorial Sessions

  • December 14 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: 4042 Park Oaks Blvd, #300 in Tampa
  • December 21 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: 940 Centre Circle, Ste 2020 in Altamonte Springs

Please RSVP to Koko Okano at kokano@fhca.org.


Follow-up Sessions for Silver Award Recipients

  • December 13 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: 4042 Park Oaks Blvd, #300 in Tampa
  • December 15 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: 4042 Park Oaks Blvd, #300 in Tampa
  • December 22 - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.: at 940 Centre Circle, Ste 2020 in Altamonte Springs

 

Please RSVP to Koko Okano at kokano@fhca.org

Final Draft Follow-Up

Half Day, In-Person Event
*January 18-26 in Various Locations

Bootcamp Participant Webinars

Bootcamp Kick-off Webinar: (Oct. 20)

* Click Here to Download the Webinar Recording
* Click Here to Download the Webinar HandoutsNovember TBD

Glossary of Key Terms Webinar (Oct. 28)

* Click Here to Download the Webinar Recording
* Click Here to Download the Webinar Handouts

Organizational Profile Webinar

November TBD

Q&A Session for Silver Award Recipients Webinar

January TBD

Q&A Session for Gold Award Webinar

January TBD

Determination of Eligibility

Determination methodology has been changed for 2017 award cycle.