The Mansions, a renowned provider of independent living services in Georgia, proudly announces the attainment of the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management in Alpharetta, Gwinnet Park, and Sandy Springs. This notable achievement underscores The Mansions’ unwavering commitment to prioritizing the health and safety of its residents, staff, and the broader community, particularly in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The WELL Health-Safety Rating represents a significant milestone for organizations striving to establish secure and resilient spaces for their occupants. Developed by the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI), this rating serves as a comprehensive guide for organizations to develop plans and protocols for health and safety, instilling confidence in all stakeholders.
At its core, the WELL Health-Safety Rating places emphasis on five key action areas:
• Cleaning and Sanitization Procedures
• Emergency Preparedness Programs
• Health Service Resources
• Air and Water Quality Management
• Stakeholder Engagement and Communication
To achieve this prestigious rating, projects must attain a minimum of 15 points across various themes within these action areas. Additionally, projects can earn up to five innovation points by collaborating with a WELL AP or implementing design-based features that address their unique health and safety needs.
The WELL Health-Safety Rating extends beyond mere initial acknowledgment, encompassing an annual renewal process to ensure that organizations consistently maintain high health and safety standards, resulting in an updated WELL Health-Safety seal.
The creation of this rating was motivated by the urgent need to address health and safety risks, particularly in indoor environments where individuals spend the majority of their time. It equips organizations with immediate strategies to address a spectrum of health and safety challenges, extending beyond the context of COVID-19 to future concerns such as seasonal illnesses, wildfires, or acts of terrorism.
By attaining the WELL Health-Safety Rating, The Mansions demonstrates its commitment to cultivating a healthy and safe living environment. This recognition offers another compelling reason for individuals seeking independent living in Alpharetta, Gwinnet Park, or Sandy Springs, to consider The Mansions as their preferred destination.
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About the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI):
IWBI is the premier authority in advancing health and well-being in buildings, organizations, and communities. Through its WELL Standard and related programs, IWBI advocates for comprehensive, evidence-based strategies to enhance the health and well-being of individuals in diverse settings.