American Health Communities (AHC) Names Chris Spence Regional Director of Operations

American Health Communities, a division of Franklin, Tennessee-based American Health Partners, has announced the promotion of Chris Spence to regional director of operations. Spence joined AHC in 2012 and most recently served as administrator at AHC McNairy County in Selmer, Tennessee, where the facility was awarded two Malcom Baldridge National Quality Awards. As regional director, […]

American Health Partners Names John Bowen Veterans Program Manager

American Health Partners, a Franklin, Tennessee-based company that provides a variety of healthcare services for seniors, has announced the addition of John Bowen as veterans program manager.   Bowen, who served in the U.S. Navy for three years, will be responsible for all veterans’ programs in 29 skilled nursing and rehab facilities, five psychiatric hospitals […]

Greg Haynes Appointed to Tennessee Health Care Association Board of Directors

Greg Haynes, vice president of operations for AHC-American Health Communities, a division of Franklin, Tennessee-based American Health Partners, has been named to the Tennessee Health Care Association Board of Directors. THCA, founded in 1947, develops programs and services to advance quality of care and maintain high standards of licensed long-term care facilities throughout Tennessee. Its […]

Four AHC-American Health Communities Receive Awards of Excellence

Statewide Association Recognizes Individuals and Facilities for Setting Healthcare Gold Standard AHC-American Health Communities, a division of American Health Partners in Franklin, Tennessee, received three Awards of Excellence for staff at the recent Tennessee Health Care Association Annual Convention in Nashville. A facility dietary cook was also awarded Caregiver of the Year for her district. […]

Dr. Vijay Jethanandani Named Medical Director for Local Unity Psychiatric Care Hospital

Unity Psychiatric Care announced Dr. Vijay Jethanandani is the new medical director for its 16-bed psychiatric hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Jethanandani, informally known as “Dr. Jet,” will provide clinical oversight for the psychiatric nurse practitioners at the hospital and support local AHC skilled nursing facilities, which are owned by American Health Partners, the parent […]