Redesigned Website is “Best “Source” for Nursing Home Information

The Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) today unveiled a completely redesigned website that provides news and information for people researching long term care options.

Combining visual elements with modern design, ANHA.org features articles on quality of care, community involvement of nursing home residents and news about the long term care profession. […]

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Fall Semester Nurse Scholarship Recipients Announced

Students at a dozen community colleges across Alabama will be able to pursue a nursing career thanks to scholarships from the Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) Education Foundation.

The Alabama Nursing Home Association today announced that […]

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Q & A with 2015 Activity & Social Service Auxiliary President Katie Morgan

Katie Morgan was recently elected 2015 President of the Alabama Nursing Home Association’s Activity & Social Service Auxiliary.

Katie is Social Services Director for Dadeville Healthcare Center. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work from Auburn University in 2008. She and her husband have two sons.

ANHA recently sat down with Katie and asked about her plans for 2015. […]

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Activity, Social Service Leaders Elected for 2015

The Activity & Social Services Auxiliary of the Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) today elected officers to lead the group in 2015.

The new officers are:

President, Katie Morgan, Dadeville Healthcare Center, Dadeville
Vice-President, Jamie Backensto, Henry County […]

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People Travel Hundreds of Miles to Nursing Home Picnic

For over 25 years, people have made an annual pilgrimage to a city on Alabama’s eastern border.

The reason they travel so far is Phenix City Health Care’s Family Day Picnic. Its held every year on an early October Saturday.

“The event has grown to where we’ve had families come from as far away as California and Texas,” […]

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Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Attends Ribbon Cutting, Ready to Travel to Your Event

Edna Farrell, Ms. Alabama Nursing Home 2014, is ready to travel the state and share the good works taking place in health care communities.

Recently, Ms. Farrell attended a ribbon cutting at […]

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Alabama Nursing Homes to Conduct Statewide Customer Satisfaction Survey

The Alabama Nursing Home Association will conduct a statewide survey to gauge customer satisfaction with nursing home care.

The study is an opportunity for ANHA and its members to discover how the residents of rehab and health care communities view the quality of health care services. […]

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Difference Makers: Women Living at Nursing Home Meet Local, International Needs

A group of Jasper women have a history of helping others.

Every month for the past three years, the ladies gather items for charities, civic groups or families in need of a helping hand.

What makes these ladies unique is that they’ve done all of this while living in a nursing home. […]

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National Fitness Expert Inspires Nursing Home Residents to Move

No matter your age or ability, you can be active and move!

That’s the message a nationally known fitness expert recently brought to Alabama nursing home residents.

Chris Freytag led an exercise and wellness class at Golden Living Center Oneonta as part of National Active Aging Week. […]

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Nursing Home Residents, Employees Support Community Fundraisers

Lending a hand to a neighbor in need is a way of life in Alabama.

It’s that spirit of giving that led people living and working in two north Alabama nursing homes to help charitable causes in their communities. […]

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