American Health Partners Expands Long-Term Care Pharmacy Division

Joint venture adds pharmacy serving Mississippi, Tennessee American Health Partners announced it is expanding its long-term care pharmacy division, AmPharm, into Mississippi through a joint-venture agreement with LTC Pharmacy Solutions. The partnership enables AmPharm to provide custom-packaged medications and pharmacy services to 48 nursing homes and five psychiatric hospitals across Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi. With […]

Unity Psychiatric Care Names New Medical Director and Begins Offering Outpatient Services in Huntsville

Unity Psychiatric Care, a division of American Health Partners of Franklin, Tennessee, announced that Dr. Donald Klasing has joined its Huntsville, Alabama, psychiatric hospital as medical director. Dr. Klasing, a board-certified psychiatrist with over 20-year experience, will oversee the hospital’s clinicians, who treat older adults suffering a mental health crisis or experiencing behavioral complications linked […]

Unity Psychiatric Care Names Philip Cook Vice President of Hospital Operations

Unity Psychiatric Care, a division of Franklin, Tennessee-based American Health Partners, has named Philip Cook division vice president of hospital operations. Cook will oversee operations for Unity Psychiatric Care’s five hospitals in Clarksville, Columbia, Martin and Memphis, Tennessee, and Huntsville, Alabama. The hospitals specialize in compassionate and stabilizing care for seniors dealing with an acute […]

Unity Psychiatric Care Names Teresa Houser Administrator of Huntsville Facility

Unity Psychiatric Care, a division of Franklin, Tennessee-based American Health Partners, has named Teresa Houser administrator of its Huntsville, Alabama location. Houser oversees operations for the psychiatric hospital, which provides compassionate and stabilizing care for seniors dealing with an acute mental health crisis, as well as behavioral complications from dementia. Treatment services include a comprehensive […]

AHC Community Featured in BCBS-THA Case Study

In January 2018, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the Tennessee Hospital Association (THA) and five THA-member hospitals, along with their skilled nursing facility partners, began a pilot to improve the post-acute discharge experience and share best practices. A white paper entitled Working Together to Improve Patient Transitions was published in 2019 to share the findings. This […]