26, 1961, a group of dedicated aging-services leaders met to discuss the role and mission of nonprofit providers of long term care and senior housing, and the American Association of Homes for the Aging (AAHA) was born.
What does AAHA stand for?
AAHA stands for American Association of Homes for the Aging (now American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, AAHSA)
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We have 15 other meanings of AAHA in our Acronym Attic
- Alexandria Area Hockey Association
- Allegany Area Historical Association
- American Academy of Health Administration
- American Academy of Healthcare Attorneys
- American Amateur Holdem Association
- American Amputee Hockey Association
- American Animal Hospital Association
- American Appendix Horse Association
- American Arabian Horse Association
- American Association of Handwriting Analysis
- Association of Alaska Housing Authorities
- Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association
- Awaiting Action Higher Authority
- American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians
- American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management
- Advanced Attack Helicopter Battalion
- Alberta Adult Health Benefit (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada)
- American Academy of Health Behavior
- Athens Area Home Builders Association (Georgia)
- American Association of HomeBased Businesses, Inc.
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Wellspring Program has pioneered many innovations that have broad and significant implications for improving nursing home care," says a new report from the Institute for the Future of Aging Services at the American Association of Homes for the Aging (AAHSA).
Out of those discussions was born the American Association of Homes for the Aging (AAHA).
When ACHCA came into being, the American Health Care Association (AHCA--formerly known as the American Nursing Home Association [ANHA]) and the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA--formerly known as the American Association of Homes for the Aging [AAHA]) represented facilities and the organizations that owned them, but there was no organization representing individual administrators that bridged the divide between the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors of long-term care or focused on the professional development of administrators' leadership and management skills.
The American Association of Homes for the Aging (AAHA) has filed an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief in a New Jersey Medicaid case that could set a national precedent for nursing home reimbursement.
Representatives of HCFA and Abt Associates, the contractor that conducted the research in collaboration with the Center for Health Policy Research of Colorado, presented preliminary findings of the complex study at a March meeting of the American Association of Homes for the Aging (AAHA).