Building from the guiding principles of Caretel Inns founder Horace D’Angelo Jr., we are a family-focused healthcare network with a proactive approach to delivering quality outcomes for our guests.
We place the feelings of our guests at the heart of our philosophy, and follow this commitment in every decision we make, from clinical programming to enrichment activities.
Awards are an important way the public is informed of outstanding achievements. For the person or company receiving them, it is an honor, recognition of accomplishment and a motivation to continue to strive for excellence.
If you are visiting this website, most likely you are considering Caretel Inns for rehabilitation, for living, or for employment. These awards tell you that striving for excellence is part of our corporate culture.
These awards tell you that striving for excellence is part of our corporate culture:
- The da Vinci Award
- Governor’s Quality Care Award
- CAM Magazine Award
- McKnights Gold Award
- US News Best Nursing Homes
- Senior Living Leaders Under 40!
The da Vinci Award
Caretel Inns is the only company in our field to ever win the prestigious nationwide da Vinci award, which is given by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the Engineering Society of Detroit in recognition of outstanding achievement in applied research, creation of products, and design of buildings for use by people with handicaps. Other winners of this award have included Disney Studios and the University of Michigan.
Governor’s Quality Care Award
The Governor’s Quality Care Award is issued to recognize outstanding state-licensed day care homes and centers, nursing homes, hospices, homes for the aged and adult foster care facilities. Caretel Inns was honored to receive this award in recognition of the quality of our care and represents a direct reflection of our exceptional nurses and nurses’ aides who care for our guests.
Construction Association of Michigan Magazine Award
The Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) Magazine selects the twelve most outstanding buildings built in the State of Michigan each year. Those honored are judged not only on architectural significance and beauty, but also on innovative design, use of materials, technology and functionality. Recipients of the CAM Award are mainly public projects or buildings of large companies–Ford Field, the Southfield Public Library, and the Michigan Hall of Justice. Caretel Inns is the only company in its field to ever be recognized by CAM.
McKnights Gold Award
Employees are our number one priority. We listened to our care team and went to work to create a program for on-boarding that was designed for them incorporating technology and empowering our new care team! We are so grateful to receive this Gold Award from McKnight’s for excellence in training. Keep reaching for excellence!!
US News Best Nursing Homes Recognition 2018-2019
Caretel Inns was humbled to be named on US News Best Nursing Homes list for 2018-2019. This is national list published by US News based on quality measures and staffing information from Nursing Home Compare!
Senior Living Leaders Under 40!
Although with age comes wisdom, with youth comes ingenuity. Our very own Vice President of Innovation and Operations was awarded the Senior Living Leaders Under 40 in 2017. This is a national award for individuals that have shown true leadership and innovation in the Senior Living industry. Keeping our founders philosophies going year after year!