Presenters Announced for Best Practices 2015

June 11th, 2015|

Eight Alabama nursing homes will teach their counterparts how to improve resident care and quality of life at a statewide event.

A panel of health care experts chose these nursing homes as presenters for Alabama’s Best Practices 2015: […]

Difference Makers: Inspired to Fight Cancer

June 9th, 2015|

Chances are…cancer will touch your life. You can’t choose when or how. However, you can choose how you respond.

When a West Alabama nursing home was touched by cancer, employees choose to respond in a way that led to record results for Relay for Life. […]

Capitol Insider: Session Ends

June 5th, 2015|

In this edition of Capitol Insider, ANHA Executive Director Bill O’Connor discusses the end of the legislative session ending and the General Fund Budget impasse. […]

Six Alabama Nursing Homes Earn National Quality Award

June 1st, 2015|

Six Alabama nursing homes will be nationally recognized for their commitment to quality health care.

The Alabama Nursing Home Association member centers are part of 545 long-term and post-acute care centers across the country receiving the American Health Care Association’s 2015 Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award.

Alabama’s award recipients are: […]

Capitol Insider: Medicaid LTC Reform Passes, Budget Update

May 29th, 2015|

In this edition of Capitol Insider, ANHA Executive Director Bill O’Connor discusses passage of Medicaid’s LTC reform legislation and gives a status update on the General Fund budget. […]

Capitol Insider: Important Legislation Moving in Both Houses

May 22nd, 2015|

In this edition of Capitol Insider, ANHA Executive Director Bill O’Connor tells nursing homes what steps they need to take now that the General Fund budget has passed the House of Representatives. […]

Awarding Excellence

May 20th, 2015|

Thunderous applause filled the room as a Wiregrass community came together Tuesday afternoon to honor a nursing home’s commitment to excellence. […]

National Nursing Home Week Wrap Up

May 19th, 2015|

We’re wrapping up National Nursing Home Week with a look at the diverse ways residents, employees and volunteers celebrated the “Bring on the Fiesta!” theme. […]

Capitol Insider: Not a good budget for Medicaid

May 15th, 2015|

ANHA Executive Director Bill O’Connor says the General Fund budget passed by a House committee this week is not a good budget for Medicaid. […]

Special Events Mark National Nursing Home Week

May 14th, 2015|

National Nursing Home Week is rolling along with celebrations across the state.

In this article, we look at special events held at two south Alabama nursing homes. […]