Foundation Strategic Plan 2019

Mission Statement: To advance the quality of life for persons in post-acute & long-term care (PALTC) through inspiring, educating and recognizing future and current health care professionals.

Goal 1:  Establish financial stewardship for the Society and affiliates

  • Implement an ongoing development plan to obtain donations, grants, market research, gifting, endowments and sponsorships to the Foundation.

Goal 2: Educate, mentor, inspire and recognize future and current post-acute & long-term care (PALTC) health professionals.

  • Enhance, refine and expand the Futures Program.
  • Seek and educate mid-career practitioners about post-acute/long-term care through participation in the Futures Program.
  • Recognize the outstanding achievements of the Society members and facilities through the Excellence Awards and Quality Improvement Award programs.

Goal 3: Advance quality and improve care through the application of post-acute & long-term care (PALTC) research around the world

  • Inform a post-acute & long-term care research agenda.
  • Facilitate and encourage research in post-acute & long-term care
  • Identify opportunities for international collaboration in education and research

Goal 4: Educate the consumer about the PALTC setting

  • Promote the importance of a competent and compassionate workforce in the PALTC setting.