Westfield-based Sanders Glen Assisted Living receives national award

Sanders Glen Assisted Living recently earned the 2017 Bronze National Quality Award. The assisted-living facility is at 334 S Cherry St.

The awarded was granted to Sanders Glen to recognize the facility’s dedication to improving lives through quality care.

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“It’s an honor to be recognized for our commitment to delivering quality care,” stated Sanders Glen Assisted Living Executive Director Sue Hamaker in a press release to Current. “Going through the process of achieving the Bronze award has made our organization stronger.”

Since it received the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award, Sanders Glen can now work on achieving the Silver – Achievement in Quality Award.

“I commend Sanders Glen Assisted Living for embarking on the journey to quality improvement,” stated Alana Wolfe, National Quality Award board of overseers chair for American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. “I encourage Sanders Glen Assisted Living to continue to build on the strong foundation it has created.”

The awards will be presented during the AHCA/NCAL’s 68th Annual Convention and Exposition Oct. 15-18 in Las Vegas, Nev.