Capitol Insider: Medicaid Funding Message to Legislators

ANHA is sending a simple message to legislators regarding Medicaid funding. In this video, Executive Director Bill O’Connor discusses that message and gives an update meetings held this week across Alabama. […]

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Southern Alabama Nursing Home Achieves High Marks on Recent Inspection

After a rigorous annual inspection, a south Alabama nursing home has received the highest possible rating by the state government.

A team of government inspectors from the Alabama Department of Public Health found that […]

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Statewide Aging Society Honors Two for Contributions to Nursing Homes

People making a difference in the lives of nursing home residents were honored Thursday at a statewide aging conference in Birmingham.

The Alabama Gerontological Society (AGS) presented awards to Sam Wingard and Dr. Joyce Varner to recognize their contributions to older Alabamians. […]

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Capitol Insider: Budget Plan Proposes Medicaid Cut

Alabama Nursing Home Association Executive Director Bill O’Connor discusses a budget plan that proposes to cut Medicaid funding and explains the next steps the legislature will take.

Watch the video to learn more. […]

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ANHA Unveils Mobile Facility Locator

Finding a nursing home is as close your smartphone thanks to the recently unveiled mobile version of ANHA’s facility locator.

Because the locator is web-based, it’s compatible with any smart phone and users don’t need to download an app. […]

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Difference Makers: Rotary Club Donation Improves Lives

Leonard Hinton recently attended a local Rotary Club meeting.

He had an important message to deliver on behalf of nursing home residents. […]

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Capitol Insider: Third Week of the Legislative Session

Alabama Nursing Home Association Treasurer Mark Traylor discusses the progress made by the Republican majority on its legislative agenda and explains why Friday, March 20 is important to Long Term Care Physicians.

Watch the video to learn more about topics important to Alabama nursing homes. […]

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Social Workers: Guiding You Through the Nursing Home Journey

March is set aside to recognize the contributions of social workers. Social workers, or social service professionals as they are often called, play an important role in the life of a nursing home.

To learn more about social work, we talked to […]

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Capitol Insider: Second Week of the Legislative Session

Alabama Nursing Home Association Executive Director Bill O’Connor recaps the second week of the 2015 Legislative Session and discusses the stakeholder groups ANHA is working with on Medicaid reform.

Watch the video to learn more about legislation of importance to nursing homes. […]

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Tuscaloosa Nursing Home Resident Featured in National Magazine

You can imagine 84-year old Polly Kyles’ surprise when she heard national magazine wanted to interview her.

“What word would I use?” Kyles asked herself when talking to ANHA about the experience. “Shocked…I guess. Because I’m not a celebrity.” […]

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