National Nursing Home Week Proclaimed in Alabama

MONTGOMERY – Alabama is joining other states to recognize nursing home residents and staff for their contributions to the community during National Nursing Home Week. Gov. Robert Bentley issued a proclamation designating May 8-14 as National Nursing Home Week in Alabama. The proclamation commends nursing home employees for the care they provide to Alabama’s nearly 24,000 nursing [...]

By |May 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Leading the Way: Dedication, Passion and a Desire to Make a Difference

To celebrate the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s 65th anniversary, we’re highlighting unique individuals and their commitment to long-term care and our organization. In this article, we spotlight Katrina Magdon, ANHA’s longest serving staff member. […]

By |April 19th, 2016|ANHA 65th Anniversary|0 Comments

ANHA Finalist for Prestigious Public Relations Award

The Alabama Nursing Home Association is a finalist for the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Silver Anvil Award for its work on “Stand Tall Alabama.” […]

By |April 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Two Skilled Nursing Care Centers Join ANHA

Alabama’s skilled nursing care centers have a stronger voice thanks to two centers joining the state largest long-term and post acute care organization. […]

By |April 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ANHA Announces Alzheimer’s, Dementia Training Partnership

Alabama’s skilled nursing care centers have new a resource to help care for people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and dementia. […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ANHA to Focus on Recognizing Health Care Quality

As part of the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s new focus on recognizing health care quality, four members recently completed intensive training to become examiners for a national health care quality award. […]

By |March 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

VIDEO: Capitol Insider for February 19

Vice-Chairman Mark Traylor discusses the Alabama Nursing Home Association Board of Director’s number one agenda item for the legislative session and explains what members can do to help. […]

By |February 19th, 2016|Capitol Insider|0 Comments

Nursing Home Employees, Others Receive College Scholarships

Seven Alabama nursing home employees are among 30 college students receiving nursing school scholarships from the Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) Education Foundation. […]

By |February 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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|Capitol Insider|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|2 Comments