Ms. Diversicare of Boaz 2018: Gay Nell Gillespie

By Stacy Smith As evidence of her readiness to make a change, Gay Nell Gillespie has not only welcomed her new residential move to Diversicare of Boaz wholeheartedly, she shows absolute delight in serving as Ms. Diversicare of Boaz. […]

By | 2018-07-19T14:02:28+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 10 Finalists Chosen for 2018 Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant

Sixty-one nursing home residents are expected to gather Monday, July 30, at 2:00 p.m. for the 35th annual Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant. The winner will serve as a spokesperson for nursing home residents and the Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA). […]

By | 2018-07-16T14:01:47+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reign in Review: Mrs. Alabama Nursing Home 2017, Sarah ‘Sally’ Scott

By Stacy Smith In her past 16 years as the administrator at Westside Terrace Health & Rehab First in Dothan, Kristi Hughes had only known one Ms. Westside Terrace as a top 10 runner up for Ms. Alabama Nursing Home. This past year when she heard, “Sarah ‘Sally’ Scott of Westside Terrace is our Ms. [...]

By | 2018-07-12T09:18:00+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fishing and freedom go hand-in-hand with this Alabama program

By Carolanne Roberts, Alabama NewsCenter Nobody knows exactly how many bass and catfish U.S. veterans caught when they took to the waters of Logan Martin Lake one recent spring morning. But it wasn’t about numbers anyway. It was about freedoms – a field trip away from the Col. Robert L. Howard State Veterans Home in [...]

By | 2018-07-10T14:06:45+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Foley Leaders Celebrate Nursing Home’s History, Quality Care Achievement

Under sunny skies and large live oak trees, citizens of Foley beamed with hometown pride. They told stories of how town leaders several decades before them had a vision of providing health care services to what was then a sleepy, small town. […]

By | 2018-07-05T13:38:53+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Dentist, Life-long Shelby County Resident Receives Special Honor

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. […]

By | 2018-05-31T14:31:37+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments