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Celebrating National Nurses Day and Week 2017

Visit an Alabama nursing home and you’ll see registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and even nurse practitioners. These professionals are an important part of how nursing homes deliver care to patients and residents. […]

By |May 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wesley Place on Honeysuckle Unveils Completed Renovations

A Dothan senior living community recently marked the conclusion of a $9 million construction and rehabilitation project, and the switch to the Household Model. […]

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

State Veterans Homes Receive Numerous Accolades

Alabama’s state veterans homes recently received awards for superior customer service and were recognized for delivering high quality health care to veterans. […]

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

A Day in the Life of a Nursing Home Social Worker

March is National Social Work Month. We’re paying tribute to our nation’s 600,000 social workers by taking you through an “average” day with a nursing home social worker. […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spreading the Good News: ANHA Joins LinkedIn, Instagram

The Alabama Nursing Home Association today announced it has joined social networks LinkedIn and Instagram to further share the story of its members. […]

By |March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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|Uncategorized|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|Uncategorized|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