Nominate new products, services or programs making significant contributions to advance excellence in senior living, including assisted living, independent living and Alzheimer’s care.
ALFA Provider and Allied members are invited to submit nominations for the ALFA Best of the Best Awards, now through January 11, 2013. The ALFA Best of the Best awards recognize innovative new programs and services that are creating the future of senior living. In 2013, awards and recognition will focus on programs and initiatives advancing excellence by addressing significant topics and trends influencing the future of senior living.The thirteen topic categories this year are:
One winning program will receive a profile in Senior Living Executive Magazine and one of ALFA’s weekly ALFA Update e-newsletters, and will also receive recognition at COMMUNITY 2013, the ALFA Conference and Expo.Learn more about the new topic categories, submitting a nomination and previous award winners at alfa.org/bestofthebest or go directly to ALFA’s nomination portal to recommend a product, service or program for these awards.
Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, Engage, Lead Generation, Marketing Strategy, Provider Member, Sales Process
Legacy Retirement Communities of Lincoln, NE, does not build relationships with potential customers by inviting them to a prospect luncheon or traditi...
Active & Engaged Seniors, Best of the Best Awards, Engage, Family Relations, Independence, Provider Member, Resident Engagement
Country Meadows Retirement Communities based in Hershey, Pa., took home top honors in the category of Resident and Family Engagement in 2014. Moving f...
ALFA Conference & Expo, Allied Member, Award Programs, Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, Community Leadership, Engage, Hero Awards
ALFA’s annual awards program is now open for nominations, but the window is closing fast. Please consider nominating your most innovative people, proc...
Best of the Best Awards, Dignity, Dining, Engage, Family Relations, Marketing Strategy, Memory Care Education, Partnerships
The Arbor Company in Atlanta, Ga., took home the top prize in the Dining category in 2014 for its Dining with Dignity program. Dining with DignityF...
Active & Engaged Seniors, Allied Member, Best of the Best Awards, Engage, Resident Engagement
The Orchards at Southington in Southington, Conn., N.J., took home the top prize in the Resident & Family Engagement category in 2014 for its W.I.S.E....
Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, Life Safety, Managed Risk, Security, Technology Infrastructure
Status Solutions of Charlottesville, Va., won in the Information Technology category in 2014 for its SARA eMessenger mobile, or Situational Awareness ...
Allied Member, Best of the Best Awards, Clinical Quality and Quality Care Delivery, Health and Wellness, President's Council, Quality of Life, Wellness Program
Fox Rehabilitation of Cherry Hill, N.J., garnered a Program to Spotlight award in 2014 for its Fox Optimal Living Program. Truly good health is as ...
Best of the Best Awards, Human Resources, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
In 2013, 10.1 percent of post-9/11 era military veterans were unemployed, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The jobless rate for military s...
Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Partnerships
Brookdale got back to the basics with the help of PeopleSoft software. It created a basic hiring template that ALFA recognized as a Program to Spotlig...
Best of the Best Awards, Brand Strategy, cheatsheet, Marketing Strategy, Sales Process
Emeritus Senior Living with partner Benicia, Calif.-based Fischer Group created the innovative “smart store.” As a national company that has grown par...