Meeting these standards was found to be associated with a substantial reduction in both numbers of deficiencies and Civil Money Penalties in a national research study conducted from 2010 to 2012. Providigms accreditation program has a rolling eligibility period; each quarter, additional facilities are evaluated based on the prior four-quarter performance, and those meeting the criteria receive the accreditation. In the eighteen months since the accreditation program began, the number of accredited nursing centers has more than doubled, growing an average of 18% each quarter. This growth is reflective of the increased commitment of elder care providers across the country to improve the quality of life and care by using data-driven monitoring and evaluation. For the complete list of QAPI accredited facilities, listed by state, visit Providigms website at http://www.providigm.com/recognition . About Providigm, LLC Providigm creates quality improvement solutions for health care. Through Providigms web-based systems and comprehensive training, providers are able to improve the quality of care and life of their residents.