We are grateful to the following fine companies for their generous contributions to the Alabama Hospital Association’s education program. To join this list of great organizations, please contact Jane Knight.

» Alabama Power Company Your Trusted Energy Partner. Our Energy Services team helps customers design and implement new energy solutions that increase productivity and reliability and decrease operations and maintenance costs. Replacing aging infrastructure, installing the latest in energy-efficient technologies or addressing other energy needs, Energy Services contributes to our customers’ success. Our areas of expertise include LED Lighting Conversion, Mechanical Infrastructure installation and maintenance (HVAC and air-side economizers, Comfort heating and cooling, Boilers and Chillers), Electrical Infrastructure installation and maintenance (Standby/Backup generation, Substations, etc.). To assist customers who take advantage of any or all of these heating, cooling, lighting and energy systems, APC Energy Services can own, operate and maintain the system, allowing the customer to stay focused on their core business.
  Contact: Bevin Tomlin, Community Development Manager, 205-239-8624
» Balch & Bingham LLP – health care legal counsel
Contact: Dorman Walker, Partner, 334-269-3138
» Berney Office Solutions – office technology and print management solutions
Contact: David Washington, Senior Vice President, 251-513-0431
» Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Alabama – health insurance provider & third-party administrator
Contact: Joe Oaks, VP Network Contracting, 205-220-6355
» Burr & Forman LLP – health care legal counsel
Contact: James Hoover, Partner, 205-251-3000
» Carr, Riggs & Ingram CPAs and Advisors CRI’s Healthcare practice serves more than 100 hospitals and health systems throughout the South and more than 2,000 healthcare providers of nearly all types, as well as health insurers and state Medicaid agencies. CRI provides an unrivaled level of expertise, experience, and depth of services and solutions to its hospital partners in Alabama. Hospital-specific services include financial statement audits, cost reports, taxation, various management advisory services and IT (HIPAA/HITECH, HITRUST, PCI, etc.).
Contact: Bryan Hall, Partner & Industry Line Leader, 334-348-1325
» Draffin & Tucker, LLP – public accounting firm
Contact: Stephen Bedsole, Partner, 404-220-8494
» Gilpin Givhan, PC – health care legal counsel
Contact: John W. Weiss, Shareholder, 334-409-2218
» Hoar Construction, LLC – health care construction
Contact: Owen Moore, Ala. Healthcare – Dir. Business Development, 205-803-2121
» Inspirien – professional liability & workers’ comp carrier
Contact: Margaret Nekic, President/CEO, 334-271-5515
» Intalere – group purchasing program
Contact: David Bates, Account Executive, 678-300-6371
» LHC Group, Inc. – national provider of in-home healthcare services and innovations
Contact: Mary Rose Gray, Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships, 337-224-6590
» Legacy of HopeLegacy of Hope is Alabama’s Organ and Tissue Donation Alliance, working collaboratively with Alabama hospitals to save lives.  Our logo aligns with our mission statement, “We will end the wait and the suffering by shepherding the gift of life to those in need of organ and tissue transplants.”  The swallow is a symbol of hope, and the wheat a symbol of life.  Together they represent the legacy we are all so committed to. 
Contact: Tania A. Houle, MBA, CPTC, Professional Development Manager, 352-436-7383
» LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, Inc.community blood supplier
Contact: Ashley Smith, Hospital Liaison, 205-943-6014
» PT Solutions Physical Therapy – physical therapist-owned, private practice
Contact: John Seguin, Vice President, Business Development, 404-825-9148
»  Qualivis – national provider of healthcare workforce solutions
Contact: Terre Love, VP Workforce Solutions, 310-968-5036
» Regions Bank – banking & investment services
Contact: Chris Honn, Managing Director, 312-651-2758
» Robins & MortonOver the past 45 years Robins & Morton has partnered with clients to complete over 1,300 healthcare projects throughout the country. These projects have included major new hospitals, complex renovations, facility upgrades and stand-alone outpatient centers. Our strengths are specialized healthcare construction experience, strong collaboration with all team members and our people doing whatever it takes to satisfy your needs.
Contact: Mark Mattox, Operations Manager, 205-870-1000
» Russell Construction of Alabama, Inc. – health care construction company
Contact: Josie Russell Young, Director of Marketing, 334-215-1617
» Valent Group, LLC – property, casualty, & benefits broker
Contact: Hawkins Tatum, Senior Vice President, 205-262-2700
» Warren Averett, LLC – certified public accountants
Contact: Jon Kimsey, Partner, 205-769-3295