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Celebrating More Than 50 Years of Service as a Nurse

May 7th, 2019|

It’s July 15, 1968. A young Eunice Rochelle walks through the doors of a Montgomery nursing home for her first day on the job. (more…)

VIDEO: Mobile Rehab Center Breaks Ground for Major Expansion, Renovation

May 6th, 2019|

City of Mobile officials and local health care leaders broke ground for an expansion and renovation that will more than double the capacity of a community-based rehab center. (more…)

ANHA Launches New Disaster Preparedness Toolkit

May 1st, 2019|

The Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) today released its “Long-Term Care Preparedness Toolkit.” (more…)

Three Nursing Homes Receive Alabama Performance Excellence Awards

April 29th, 2019|

Three nursing homes are recipients of Alabama Performance Excellence Awards, honoring them for quality and performance excellence. (more…)

VIDEO: Get Ready for Alabama’s Best Practices 2019

March 19th, 2019|

Have you discovered a solution to a problem in your nursing home? Did you develop an innovative nursing practice? Is your new program encouraging more residents to participate in activities? (more…)

Rural Nursing Home Builds a Long Track Record of Success

March 13th, 2019|

Drive up scenic Alabama Highway 9 in the Appalachian foothills and you’ll see a point of pride for the small town of Piedmont: the local nursing home. Piedmont Health Care Center sits just off the highway nestled beside Duggar Mountain. (more…)

Celebrating Long-Term Care Administrator’s Week 2019

March 11th, 2019|

Being a Long-Term Care Administrator is a demanding job. These individuals are key players in the care team and are entrusted with the responsibility of managing the care of in a nursing home. During National Long-Term Care Administrator’s Week from March 11-15, (more…)

Celebrating Careers in Aging Week 2019

February 28th, 2019|

People are living longer, and Alabama’s population is aging. By 2025, almost one million Alabamians will be 65 or older and more than 110,000 will be 85 or older.

The demand for professionals with expertise in long-term care is growing in our state and around the country. (more…)

Two Years of Success Shows Staff Confidence

January 28th, 2019|

Ridgewood Health Services in Jasper is celebrating a rare accomplishment in the nursing home profession. (more…)

Activity Professionals enhance nursing home patients’ quality of life

January 24th, 2019|

By Brandon Totten

“The quality of life is determined by its activities,” said the Greek philosopher Aristotle who lived from 384-322 B.C. This quote has never been truer than when it comes to our seniors living in skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers across the United States. (more…)