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Nine Alabama Nursing Homes Receive National Quality Award

October 10th, 2018|

In front of a crowd of more than 2,000 people, nine Alabama nursing homes were recognized for outstanding achievement in health care quality. (more…)

Nursing Home Uses Anniversary to Shed Light on Long-Term Health Care

October 8th, 2018|

By: Teri R. Sumbry

Westside Terrace Healthcare marked its 25th anniversary by educating local politicians about long-term health care. (more…)

Alabama Nursing Home Association Elects Officers for 2019

September 19th, 2018|

Alabama Nursing Home Association members elected officers for 2019 at the association’s annual meeting in Birmingham Wednesday.

The incoming officers are:

  • Chairman Mark Traylor, Traylor Porter Healthcare Management, Opelika
  • Vice-Chairman Sal.Lee Sasser-Williams, Sasser Enterprises, Andalusia
  • Treasurer Jim Walker, Preston Health Services, Centre
  • Secretary Bryan Jones, Crowne Health Care, Monroeville

Each officer is elected to a one-year term on the ANHA Board of Directors and serves on the Executive Committee.

Regional Directors Elected

Earlier this year, the following individuals were elected to serve as Regional Directors on the ANHA Board of Directors:

  • Region 2: Chris Schmidt, Schmidt Wallace Healthcare, Montgomery;
  • Region 4: Pam Penland, Health Care, Inc., Ashville;
  • Region 6: Matthew Lewis, Arbor Springs Health & Rehab Center, Opelika; and
  • Region 8: Blake Jackson, Wiregrass Medical Center, Geneva.

Regional Directors are elected by the ANHA member nursing homes in nine geographic regions to represent the area. Each Regional Director serves a two-year term. Odd numbered regions hold elections in odd numbered years, and even numbered regions hold elections in even numbered years.

Click here for more information about the ANHA’s Board of Directors.

2019 Alabama Nursing Home Association Executive Committee, from the left, Treasurer Jim Walker, Chairman Mark Traylor, Vice-Chairman Sal.Lee Sasser-Williams and Secretary Bryan Jones.

Hanceville Nursing & Rehab Center earns high marks for health care

September 17th, 2018|

As one of the largest employers in town, Hanceville Nursing & Rehab Center is a pillar of the community. (more…)

Mobile Area Chamber Honors Clarence Ball, Jr. as Outstanding Entrepreneur

September 10th, 2018|

As a young man from New Braunfels, Texas, Clarence Ball Jr. started out as a high school standout defensive back with a promising athletic future. He headed to Texas A&I University on a football scholarship. A chop block he never saw coming ended that dream, only to make way for a new one. (more…)

A Wish Comes True Under Friday Night Lights

September 6th, 2018|

By Ashley Brasington

It seems like every time I pick up the newspaper or scroll through social media the headlines read tragedy and disappointment. But in my little corner of the world, with eyes wide open, I see all the goodness that the human heart still has inside it. (more…)

After almost a half century of caring, Irene Parker says ‘goodbye’

August 27th, 2018|

By Blenda Copeland, The Citizen of East Alabama

She’s accomplished milestones that few people will ever reach.

On Monday, Irene Parker shared smiles and laughter with a room full of people who’ve been touched by her care for others. (more…)

Tut Fann State Veterans Home recognized by Veterans Administration

August 20th, 2018|

Floyd E. “Tut” Fann State Veterans Home has earned high marks from the Veterans Administration. (more…)

28 Alabama Nursing Homes Earn National Customer, Workforce Satisfaction Awards

August 14th, 2018|

Twenty-eight Alabama Nursing Home Association member centers received the 2018 Excellence in Action Award from NRC Health. (more…)

VIDEO: 2018 Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant Highlights

August 13th, 2018|

The 35th annual Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant brought out the star in each of our contestants.

Watch this video to meet all of the top 10 finalists, and see Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2018 Annie Avery be crowned by Miss Alabama Callie Walker and pageant co-host Bob Coker. (more…)