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

November 3rd, 2015|

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

ANHA sat down with Jamie and asked about her plans for the Auxiliary in 2016 and how the group helps improve long-term care. […]

2016 Activity & Social Service Auxiliary Leaders Elected

October 29th, 2015|

The Activity & Social Services Auxiliary of the Alabama Nursing Home Association today elected officers to lead the group in 2016.

The new officers are: […]

Macon County Nursing Home Expanding, Adding Jobs

October 27th, 2015|

Magnolia Haven Health & Rehabilitation Center in Tuskegee has broken ground on a major expansion that will increase the services it offers in Macon County. […]

Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Honored, Presented Key to City of Demopolis

October 23rd, 2015|

Demopolis residents gathered Thursday night to officially recognize one of their own. During a reception held at the Demopolis Civic Center, a large crowd honored Sylvia Holland for earning the title of Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2015. […]

Seven Alabama Nursing Homes Receive National Quality Awards

October 6th, 2015|

In front of a crowd of more than 1,600 health care leaders, seven Alabama nursing homes today received prestigious, national awards for health care quality. The presentations were part of the American Health Care Association’s 66th Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas. […]

Two Women, Two Lifetimes of Caring for Others

September 24th, 2015|

The year is 1961. John Kennedy is sworn in as President. Alan Shepherd is the first American in space. Wagon Train is the number one show on television. And 21 year old Fran Howell begins her career as a licensed practical nurse in long term care. […]

ANHA Elects Officers for 2016

September 15th, 2015|

Alabama Nursing Home Association members elected officers for 2016 at the association’s annual meeting in Birmingham on Monday.

The incoming officers are: […]

12 Alabama Nursing Homes Earn Customer Satisfaction Award

September 1st, 2015|

A dozen Alabama Nursing Home Association members received the 2014-2015 Excellence in Action award from My InnerView by National Research Corporation. […]

Photo Gallery: Alabama’s Best Practices 2015

August 31st, 2015|

More than 400 nursing home employees and residents from across attended Alabama’s Best Practices 2015.

The event featured presentations from seven nursing homes, and 71 nursing homes employees were honored for a combined 1,102 years of service in long term care. […]

Walk, Roll and Raise Awareness

August 26th, 2015|

For most of the year Oak Trace Care & Rehab and Terrace Oaks Care & Rehab, which share a campus in Bessemer, are friendly rivals. But each October for the past five years Oak Trace and Terrace Oaks have put their rivalry aside for a good cause. […]