We are now accepting applications for CAHF’s latest offering in quality improvement - 
The Nursing Home Leader Academy of Excellence. This intensive and interactive nine-month program will focus on teaching participants practical applications to accomplish individual facility goals.

We are looking for outstanding licensed nursing-home administrators with a minimum of two years of experience in that position or a nurse leader who completed the QCHF Director of Nursing / Nurse Leadership Training. Participants will be ready to take their leadership skills to the next level, learn from nationally recognized experts, and focus on building skills in quality assurance/performance techniques. 

The format is designed for busy schedules, with a combination of in-person, online, and webinar sessions.

We invite you to be a part of this innovative academy.                                                     Medline logo

The application deadline is October 31, 2017. Slots are limited so apply now!                                                     

Contact DeAnn Walters 




"Very well organized. Great speakers."

"The distinct strength of the program is the material and instructors. This has assisted me  to gain/further knowledge and skills that will be very useful for me in the future."

"Appropriate content with effective
examples. Intimate group, yet enough
participants to gather helpful data."

"Specific topics that relate to our groups
 for NHLAE were great. It's applicable immediately     
when we get back to the facility."

"Always love the presenters and subject
matter. Thank you!"

"Great mix of activities with lectures."

 "I feel very fortunate that I was able to

attend a conference that definitely
sharpened existing skills but also put  
new frontiers coming in perspective
by using a 'quality' lens."  

"It is a delight to be in the same room
35 peers."

"Practical application of lofty ideals."

CAHF Nursing Home Leader Academy of Excellence
2016 NHLAE Graduates