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Dentist, Life-long Shelby County Resident Receives Special Honor

May 10th, 2018|

The people living in Alabama’s nursing homes played important roles in building the communities we call home. They worked hard, raised their family and gave of their time and treasure. They’re rarely recognized for the difference they made in countless lives. That’s why what recently happened at one nursing home is worth celebrating. (more…)

Governor Ivey Proclaims National Skilled Nursing Care Week in Alabama

May 7th, 2018|

MONTGOMERY – Alabama is joining other states to recognize nursing home residents and staff for their contributions to the community during National Skilled Nursing Care Week. Governor Kay Ivey issued a proclamation designating May 13-19 as National Skilled Nursing Care Week in Alabama. (more…)

VIDEO: In Memory of Rev. George Jackson

April 23rd, 2018|

Rev. George Jackson, one of Alabama’s longest serving nursing home administrators, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was 91 years old. (more…)

Cullman Nursing Home Employees Receive Disaster Assistance

April 4th, 2018|

The Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) presented disaster assistance checks to four employees of Woodland Village Rehab & Healthcare Center. (more…)

Nursing Home Hatches Relationship with Elementary School

March 28th, 2018|

It’s the kind of day children dream about: out of school, 10,000 Easter eggs to hunt and more candy than you can imagine. That dream became a reality for (more…)

New Leader Elected to ANHA Board

March 21st, 2018|

Matthew Lewis of Arbor Springs Health & Rehab in Opelika has been elected to serve as Region 6 Director on the Alabama Nursing Home Association Executive Board. (more…)

Several Nursing Homes Maintain Quality Goal, More Achieve the Standard

March 20th, 2018|

It’s one thing to achieve excellence. It’s another thing to sustain it over a long period of time. Sustaining excellence is exactly what many Alabama nursing homes are doing as part of the National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative. (more…)

Alabama Nursing Homes Recognized for Quality Achievement, New Goals Set for 2021

March 13th, 2018|

Outstanding Alabama nursing homes were recognized today at a national health care quality event in New Orleans, Louisiana. (more…)

Inspired to Help Others: Celebrating Long-Term Care Administrator’s Week

March 12th, 2018|

While he was in college, Brandon Upshaw’s great-grandmother became ill and needed to live in a nursing home. It was a difficult time for him and his mother and grandmother. This inspired Brandon to want to help families who need answers and support when choosing a skilled nursing care center for their loved one. (more…)

Senior support propels Ramsay basketball team, but not in the way you think

March 7th, 2018|

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr., Alabama NewsCenter

Brooke Kyle plays forward and center on the Ramsay girls basketball team. Thursday, the junior was making the call, not for a play on the basketball court but calling the numbers in a bingo game for senior residents at neighboring South Health and Rehabilitation. (more…)