Kennybrook Village Wins AHCA Award

GRIMES, Iowa. — On December 14, Kennybrook Village was awarded the AHCA Quality Initiative Award by achieving multiple AHCA goals. Only 63 out of 450 senior living communities in Iowa were given this award.

According to, the Quality Initiative Recognition Program recognizes senior living communities that achieve at least four of the eight goals the AHCA has set. Listed below are the goals Kennybrook Village achieved:

  1. Adopt Core-Q customer satisfaction questionnaire and measure and upload data to LTC Trend Tracker.
  2. Safely reduce the number of hospital readmissions within 30 days during a skilled nursing center stay by a total of 30% from December 2011 or achieve and maintain a low rate of 10%.
  3. Improve discharge back to the community by 10% from December 2014 or achieve and maintain a high rate of at least 70%
  4. Improve functional outcomes by 10% from December 2015 or maintain an average rate of improvement of 75%

Kennybrook Village’s Executive Director Ethan Walton said, “We’re extremely proud of our team for achieving this high honor. Everyone here does his or her part, and it shows when we receive an award like this.” The award will be handed out to Kennybrook Village next year at the AHCA/NCAL Quality Summit in New Orleans.

For more information about Kennybrook Village, contact:

Ethan Walton

Kennybrook Village


Life is great at Kennybrook Village. Here, you can live life on the go, or just relax. You can live the kind of life you want to live: socializing, shopping, traveling, attending the theatre, and much more. Kennybrook Village offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, Rehabilitation, and Healthcare. Designed with active seniors in mind, Kennybrook Village provides a secure environment where you can enjoy the independence and privacy of your own apartment, free of the day-to-day burdens of home ownership. As one of our residents, you have the freedom to pursue an active social life and entertain family and friends in a safe, comfortable atmosphere.



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