Bronze Commitment to Quality Award badge from the AHCA/NCAL

For Immediate Release: 11/25/19

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. – Avamere at Port Townsend, an independent and assisted living community in Port Townsend, Washington, earned the Bronze Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The 2019 award winners express a commitment to quality by using the tools and resources needed to provide quality care.

“This award reflects the passion, care, and commitment our staff provide daily to our residents,” stated Rupa Snowden, Director of Nursing at Avamere at Port Townsend.

Avamere at Port Townsend received this award along with 13 other Avamere Living communities across Oregon and Washington. Representatives from these communities attended an award’s ceremony during the AHCA/NCAL Annual Convention & Expo in Florida in October.

Alex McVay, Regional Director of Operations for Avamere Living, attended the event and accepted the award in honor of Avamere at Port Townsend.

“The quality awards are prestigious awards that show a community’s commitment to quality in their organization,” McVay said. “This award belongs to the dedicated staff at Avamere at Port Townsend and their consistent dedication to enhancing the life of every person they serve.”

As part of the Avamere Family of Companies, this award aligns with the company’s quality improvement priority, where they strive for a high-quality patient and resident experience.

Congratulations to the Avamere at Port Townsend team for this outstanding achievement and for their true commitment to quality care.

About the Avamere Family of Companies

Founded in 1995 and based in Wilsonville, Oregon, the Avamere Family of Companies provides assisted living, independent living, memory care, rehabilitation, home care, transitional care, and more. Today Avamere’s diverse companies operate in over 250 locations across 19 states with over 8,800 employees. Avamere is proud to be considered one of Oregon’s most admired companies as they continue to serve their valued patients and residents. For more information, please visit

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