ALC Performance Measures
To improve the quality of life for residents, accredited communities will abstract standardized performance measures, which allows organizations to track the care provided to their residents and improve that care, where needed.
Assisted Living Community Standardized Performance Measures
- ALC-01 Off-Label Antipsychotic Drug Use
- ALC-02 Resident Falls
- ALC-03 Resident Preferences and Goals of Care
- ALC-04 Advanced Care Plan/Surrogate Decision-Maker
- ALC-05 Staff Stability
Measure specifications are detailed in the Specifications Manual which is accessible on The Joint Commission's website under the Specifications Manuals/Chart Abstracted Measures page.
Data Entry Guide for Chart-Abstracted Measures:
This guide describes the aggregate data requirements for Assisted Living Communities (ALC) submitting chart-abstracted measure data the Direct Data Submission Platform.
(Last Updated: February 2023)
A webinar, Assisted Living Community Measures, is available for education on the measure specifications and data collection. It can be found under the Quality Measurement and Videos/Measure Specific Webinars Page.