Members In The News

Loretta Kaes Named Recipient of NCAL Jan Thayer Pioneer Award

New Jersey nurse champions ongoing education, mentorship in assisted living WASHINGTON, D.C. – Loretta Kaes, RN, BSN, the director of quality improvement, clinical services and regulatory affairs for the Health Care Association of New Jersey (HCANJ), was today named the 2018 recipient of the Jan Thayer Pioneer Award by the National Center for Assisted Living … [Read more]

Congratulations to the 2014 Ethel Mitty Scholarship Recipient

The 2014 Ethel Mitty Scholarship was awarded to Sandi Flores, RN, C-AL, at the 2014 National Conference in Washington, D.C. Sandi has dedicated the majority of her nursing career to assisted living, with over 25 year of experience in assisted living. As one of the founders of AALNA, Sandi has made it her goal to … [Read more]

FREE Assisted Living Incident Command System Now Available to AALNA Members!

The Assisted Living Incident Command System or “ALICS” is a simplified version of the Incident Command System (ICS) and through its use, long-term care providers can become part of this standardized system of efficient response. ICS was modified by two consultants for assisted living and reviewed by AALNA board members. The final review was conducted … [Read more]

Ethel Mitty Commemorative Scholarship

Ethel Lora Mitty, RN, Ed.D, beloved wife of Harold, Mother of Emily and Roger, Mother-in-Law to Jonathan and Jennifer, Grandmother to Sarah, Daniel, Jason, Abigail, Andrew and Matthew, friend and mentor to so many nurses, died on Monday April 29th, 2013. Ethel’s family lost a dear loved one; we lost an advocate for Assisted Living … [Read more]