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Photo Gallery: Alabama’s Best Practices 2017

Upbeat music, flashing lights and hilarious skits kept the crowd at Alabama’s Best Practices engaged while learning. More than 300 nursing home employees attended the 2017 edition of the popular event. […]

By |February 14th, 2017|Top Stories|0 Comments

Best Practice: Celebration of Healing

Sometimes, patients need a little extra encouragement to stick with their treatments. Roanoke Rehab & HealthCare Center offers an incentive to its patients and their family members to keep working towards better health. […]

By |February 9th, 2017|Top Stories|0 Comments

Best Practice: Fall Prevention

Oak Trace Care & Rehab Center proves great things happen when the whole team works toward a common goal. […]

By |February 8th, 2017|Top Stories|0 Comments

Best Practice: Friday Free for All

Alabama’s nursing homes are caring for an increasing number of middle aged adults. These individuals have different social and relationship needs than elderly nursing home residents. […]

By |February 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Practice: All Work and More Play

All work and no play is something you’ll never hear that at Cullman Health & Rehab Center. In fact, this nursing home encourages its employees to laugh, have fun and play games. […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Practice: Dental Care for Nursing Home Residents

Dental care is much more than keeping your teeth shiny and bright. Proper oral hygiene, healthy gums and strong teeth are directly related to a nursing home resident’s ability to fight infection and maintain proper nutrition and weight. […]

By |February 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Practice: Change Ahead – Activities Re-Enhanced

Simple and inexpensive changes helped Albertville Nursing Home & Rehab Select triple resident participation in activities in only nine months. That tremendous success is why the nursing home is a presenter for Alabama’s Best Practices 2017 with “Change Ahead: Activities Re-Enhanced.” […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VIDEO: Rev. George Jackson, 90-Year-Old Nursing Home Administrator

Rev. George Jackson has served as Administrator for Heritage Health Care & Rehab in Tuscaloosa for decades. At 90 years of age, he is the oldest active nursing home administrator in Alabama. We followed Rev. Jackson around […]

By |February 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Nursing Homes to be Recognized for Innovative Care Practices

Eight Alabama nursing homes will be honored for developing innovative approaches to long term care. The recognition will take place at Alabama’s Best Practices February 13 in Birmingham. […]

By |January 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VIDEO: The Importance of Alabama’s Best Practices

Alabama’s Best Practices combines education and fun into one of our most popular events of the year. In this video, our members discuss the importance of this event and how it improves the lives of nursing home residents. […]

By |January 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments