Community Life - Awards and Recognition!

Lincoln Glen Participates in our community

We value the health and well-being of all our residents, staff members and supporters. To show our appreciation to our caring community we make a commitment to our neighbors, professional organizations and friends. And they return the favor with awards and recognition for our work and service.


Lincoln Glen "Helping Hands" Group Recognized for Care Packages for Service Men and Women US Coast Guard Seal on Certificate of Appreciation

"Helping Hands" a volunteer service group of residents who live across the campus including Assisted Living, Memory Care and the Nursing Facility, their families and friends have supported our troops stationed around the world for many years. This year the resident volunteers have received a gracious letter of thanks and a beautiful certificate of appreciation from the US Coast Guard Patrol Forces Southwest Asia, Bahrain for Christmas care packages they assembled for the service men and women. To see a copy of the Certificate of Appreciation and the letter, click this link.

Military officers, writing on behalf of the troops say, "Christmas is always a tough time to be deployed, but your donation definitely helped in lifting our spirits and aided us in sending love home during this holiday season....We LOVE it when we can get packages." Heartfelt thanks and appreciation makes its way around the world to the Lincoln Glen community, all of whom help with this important and thoughtful project.

Recently, we were so honored to hear from one of the Servicemen who received one of our Care Packages! Click this link to read about Commander Joe Hutchinson, USN (Retired).


Lincoln Glen Skilled Nursing earns Bronze Award

Quality Reporting and Performance Improvement CollaborativeThe Lincoln Glen Skilled Nursing Facility has received an important award for our commitment to improving the lives of nursing home residents. We have adopted Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement methods which meet the Bronze Level criteria of the California Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative Recognition Program.

The Quality Improvement Organization collaboration with Health Services Advisory Group (QAPI-HSAG) mission is to provide the highest quality care to nursing home residents. The work done in each nursing home—from preventing pressure ulcers to other critical care issues—has a profound effect on improving the lives of California’s 105,000 nursing home residents.This important program sets up initiatives that promote better health for seniors, professionalism for staff and information about innovative and proven services that help our family members maintain the highest quality of life and receive the best care available. To see a copy of the award, click this link.


Activities Department Honored for Halloween Event 2015 California Association of Health Facilities

The Lincoln Glen Activities Department offers a full calendar of events and activities for community residents every month. Recognized for their creativity and variety, the Activities Department took on a special project in October: Nursing Facility's Haunted House.

The California Association of Health Facilities recognized the Activities Department at the 2015 Annual Convention and Expo in November. Lincoln Glen Nursing Facility’s “Haunted House” was selected by CAHF’s Board of Directors as one of three recipients of the 2015 Excellence in Programming Awards!

The Excellence in Programming Awards were instituted to recognize individual CAHF member facilities and homes for superior achievement in key areas of long-term care, and to share those success stories with other providers.

Lincoln Glen staff members were honored on November 17, 2015 at the CAHF 2015 Annual Convention. The Activities Department received a plaque and the project was described in the CAHF News and press release.


Lincoln Glen Volunteers Reap rewards for Food drive Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties honors Lincoln Glen Food Drive Results

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties has honored Lincoln Glen volunteers for their strong efforts in their 2015 "Make Hunger History" Food and Fund Drive. Lincoln Glen received the Bronze Award for their food drive at the 24th Annual Recognition Event.

Second Harvest Food Bank, one of the largest in the US, distributes more than one million pounds of food each week to low-income people living in all zip codes from Daly City to Gilroy in the two county area. Volunteers contribute more than 316,000 hours of service. Second Harvest delivers food to their collaborative networks of more than 330 partner non-profit agencies.

Congratulations to every volunteer, resident and staff member who work in this important project! To see a larger copy of the award, please click this link.


US News and World Reports-Best Nursing Homes of 2015Lincoln Glen Skilled Nursing Recognized for Quality Care in 2015

Skilled Nursing at Lincoln Glen is a recognized leader in quality care. This year US News and World Reports Health lists Lincoln Glen as a top rated Nursing Home. Information on the website notes that the Rankings and Research review helps "you make informed health decisions for yourself and your family" and includes " ratings in health inspections, nurse staffing; and measures of medical quality of care."

Click this link to learn more about US News and World Reports Review of Lincoln Glen

We are honored by the distinction. See if Lincoln Glen is right for you.


Excellence In Action Award for Lincoln GlenLincoln Glen Receives Excellence In action Award

Lincoln Glen has received another prestigious award! This time, the National Research Corporation has honored Lincoln Glen with its 2015 Excellence In Action award. Excellence In Action recognizes skilled nursing homes, assisted living and independent living communities that achieve outstanding resident and/or employee satisfaction. This award is especially significant because the My InnerView database is the largest source of long-term and senior living satisfaction metrics in the U.S.

We are proud to recognize the commitment of these long term care and senior living organizations that successfully measure and improve quality and listen to the true voices of residents, families, and employees.

Click this link to learn more about Excellence In Action Awards.

This honor continues our tradition as a caring community, with staff who have committed many years to the service of the seniors who live here.


Women's Choice Award SealLincoln Glen receives Honor: Women's choice Award for 2014

We are proud to announce that Lincoln Glen has received a 2014 Women's Choice Award.

Facilities that earned the America’s Best for Extended Care Award had to have 25 or more residents, and have received at least 19 combined stars in the four categories in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMA) five-star rating system. The CMS rating categories are for general and RN staffing, quality rating and inspection survey rating. Recipients must also have Medicare certification, full sprinkler systems and no recent history of penalties or fines. Lincoln Glen Manor is among only 400 facilities to be awarded out of over 15,000 across the nation.