In this years annual survey conducted by Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA), Washington Rehabilitation and Nursing Center received a gold survey thus maintaining its 5 Star Status. The CMS Five-Star Rating Program for skilled nursing care centers began in December 2008. The rating system utilizes information from Health Care Surveys (both standard and complaint), Quality Measures, and Staffing. The Five Star rating of each all nursing centers is available on the Nursing Home Compare website. Nursing homes with 5 stars are considered to have much above average quality and nursing homes with 1 star are considered to have quality much below average.