Capitol Insider: First Week of 2016 Legislative Session

The Alabama Legislature began its 2016 Regular Session this week. ANHA President & CEO Bill O’Connor discusses the proposed Medicaid budget and the expected timeline for the General Fund Budget. Watch the video to learn more about legislation of importance to nursing homes. […]

By |February 5th, 2016|Top Stories|0 Comments

National Nursing Home Week 2016 Theme Announced

Located in big cities and small towns all across the country, each nursing home is an active community. The centers are filled with residents, rehab patients, families, volunteers and health care professionals who share the bond of caring. […]

By |January 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Letter from the Heart

The family member of an Alabama nursing home resident sent a heartfelt letter to ANHA President and CEO Bill O’Connor on December 31, 2015. Richard Foster wants Mr. O’Connor and others to know about the skilled and compassionate medical care his sister receives at a nursing home in […]

By |January 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Celebrating 65 Years of Leading the Way

The Alabama Nursing Home Association is celebrating its 65th anniversary in 2016. The theme, 65 Years of Leading the Way, acknowledges ANHA’s leadership in improving Alabama’s long-term health care services. […]

By |January 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top Stories of 2015, #1-5

Covering everything from personal stories to quality award winners, these articles were the top five most viewed on in 2015. While the topics vary, the common thread that binds them together is showing how Alabama nursing homes provide compassionate care to the people they serve. […]

By |December 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top Stories of 2015, #6-10

As 2015 comes to a close, we’re reflecting on our 10 most popular articles. We hope this reminds you of the important events, outstanding achievements and compassionate people who shared their remarkable stories with In this installment, we’ll review articles 6 through 10 and give you an update […]

By |December 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment

New Board Member to Focus on Teamwork & Quality

Fostering team work and recognizing health care quality are goals of the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s newest board member. […]

By |December 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

22 Nursing Students Receive Scholarships

Twenty-two Alabama students will continue to pursue a nursing degree thanks to scholarships from the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s Education Foundation. […]

By |December 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why We’re Thankful

As we celebrate Thanksgiving, the Alabama Nursing Home Association pauses to remember some of the reasons we’re thankful. First, we’re thankful for nursing home residents. They give us a reason to […]

By |November 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Q & A with 2016 Activity & Social Service Auxiliary President Jamie Backensto

Jamie Backensto was recently elected the 2016 President of the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s Activity & Social Service Auxiliary. […]

By |November 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments