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Bridgeway Care & Rehabilitation Receives the 2014 Bronze Award

Release Date: September 02, 2014

Bridgeway Care & Rehabilitation proudly receives the 2014 Bronze Award through the National Quality Award Program
Somerset County, N.J. - Bridgeway Care and Rehabilitation Centers at Bridgewater and Hillsborough each received the Bronze - Commitment to Quality Award through the National Quality Award program, presented by the American Healthcare Association and the National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL).
The AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program provides a pathway for providers of long term care services to journey towards performance excellence. The program is based on the core values and criteria of the rigorous Baldrige Performance Excellence Program (
As a first time Bronze award recipient, both Bridgeways have demonstrated the ability to implement improvements in the lives of residents through quality care performance. The Quality Award program has three progressive step levels. The facilities are judged by trained Examiners who provide feedback on opportunities for improvement to support continuous learning. Facilities must achieve an award at each level to progress to the next level.
“We are very proud that our buildings earned this incredible distinction,” said Don Pelligrino, co-owner and CEO of Bridgeway Senior Healthcare.  “It is an acknowledgement of all of the hard work that our staff does day in and day out caring for our patients and residents.  No one works in our business for glory or recognition, but we are glad that we can display this award as a tribute to our staff’s dedication to quality.”
2014 has been a very exciting year for Bridgeway Senior Healthcare, with receiving a 5 star rating from US News and World Report for Bridgeway Care & Rehabilitation and The Advanced Standing Distinction at the Avalon Assisted Living Residences.
Bridgeway Senior Healthcare is a family owned and operated company with over 33 years of experience providing a customized continuum of care at Bridgeway Care and Rehabilitation Centers at Bridgewater and Hillsborough and at the Avalon Assisted Living Residences at Bridgewater and Hillsborough. For more information about Bridgeway Senior Healthcare, visit the website at