We Can Do It: Nursing Home Residents Lead the Way

August 21st, 2015|

It has been said great leaders don’t get other people to follow them. They empower others to lead.

That’s the frame of reference Hanceville Nursing & Rehab Center used to develop the “We Can Do It!” program. […]

Club Provides Social Outlet for Men Living in Nursing Home

August 20th, 2015|

You know the meaning of the old saying “boys will be boys.” The desire boys have to develop friendships with each other doesn’t fade when they become men.

This is why a northwest Alabama nursing home created a unique club to meet the social needs for its male residents and develop a strong bond with the community. […]

Better Health, One Scoop at a Time

August 19th, 2015|

Eating ice cream can improve your health. Yes…you read that correctly.

One nursing home uses this delicious treat to improve health and boost social interaction. […]

Bridging Generation, Communication Gaps

August 18th, 2015|

These days, multiple generations of people live and work in Alabama nursing homes.

The need to bridge generation gaps and foster communication led one nursing home to put a new spin on social media. […]

A Person-Centered Approach to Medication

August 17th, 2015|

Nursing homes are constantly evolving to meet the changing needs of residents and improve the delivery of medical care. […]

15 Nursing Homes Honored for Innovative Care Practices

August 13th, 2015|

Fifteen Alabama nursing homes will be honored for developing innovative approaches to long term care. […]

Video: 2015 Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant

August 11th, 2015|

The brights lights of the stage are no match for the bright smiles and glowing personalities of the 2015 Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant contestants. […]

Difference Makers: Supporting Students, Community Health

August 6th, 2015|

More than 200 children will be better equipped to start school thanks to a Birmingham area nursing home. […]

Infographic: 10 Years of Commitment to Quality Care

August 5th, 2015|

The Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) is celebrating a decade of improvements in nursing home resident and family member satisfaction.

As the infographic illustrates, […]

Meet Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2015 – Sylvia Holland

July 29th, 2015|

By Stacy Smith

“I love the nursing home and love the people. I like to get involved in anything I can,” explains Sylvia Holland, Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2015. […]