Continuing Education

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine provides high quality, bias free continuing education activities to expand the knowledge, skills and competencies of physicians and related healthcare professionals who provide care and medical-direction for residents in the post-acute and long-term care continuum. Attendees’ successful completion of these programs will result in a higher level quality of care to patients in the post-acute and long-term care arena.
AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education credit for all educational programs.

 

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine works with other organizations to facilitate education of the healthcare team by providing credits applicable to several professions.

 

 

 Physician Credit

Physician CME:

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education credit for all educational programs.

In 2016, AMDA received accreditation with commendation from ACCME, a designation awarded to organizations that demonstrate compliance in all criteria and accreditation policies. ACCME commended the Society for meeting all accreditation requirements, and for demonstrating that it is a learning organization and a change agent for physicians and the patients it serves. In addition, the Society demonstrates an engagement with its environment in support of physician learning and change that is a part of a system for quality improvement.

Presentation Credit: Presenters/faculty can earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™  for teaching at live cme activities and for preparing a poster presentation as first author directly from the American Medical Association. Learn about more opportunities for direct credit here.  The AMA requires the presenter or faculty member to apply directly for these credits. AMDA does not facilitate this or issue these credits.

CMD Certification Credit

AMDA -The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine offers the AMDA Core Curriculum on Medical Direction (Core Curriculum) which guides participants through 22 critical areas of long term care management. Each topic builds on information shared and interactive exercises of the topics that precede to create a comprehensive and cohesive picture of medical direction in long term care.

AMDA provides continuing education that is certified for CMD Management and CMD Clinical Credit.

ABIM MOC

ABIM MOC points can be earned for many online and in-person programs. This is indicated in program descriptions. AMDA reports these credits to ABIM on your behalf.

AAFP

American Academy of Family Physicians prescribed credits are offered for select activities including the Annual Conference, live Core Synthesis, and EDGE Symposium programs.

AMDA provided activities that are accredited for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ may be recorded as AAFP Elective credit.

The AAFP also allows you to report credit for presenting papers as a Scholarly Activity for AAFP Prescribed Credit. It is the responsibility of the presenter to submit these credits to AAFP. AMDA does not facilitate this or issue these credits.

Consult the AAFP FAQs for more information here.

ABFM Family Medicine Certification (formerly MC-FP)

Certain activities may be eligible to help meet ABFM Family Medicine Certification (formerly MC-FP) Requirements. Participants may self-report  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ to meet Certification requirements via the Physician Portfolio on the ABFM website. All CME credits are subject to final approval by the ABFM.

AOA Credit

CME programs which are provided by an ACCME-accredited provider for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ are eligible for Category 2 credit through the AOA. To obtain the Category 2 credit, please visit the AOA Website for reporting directions. 

For credit requirements by AOA Specialty Board visit Osteopathic.org 

American Geriatric Society (AGS) Geriatrics Recognition Award

Credits earned from select activities may be counted toward the AGS Geriatrics Recognition Award. This is indicated in program descriptions.

 Nursing Credit

Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours

Select programs, including the Annual Conference, are eligible for contact hours. This is indicated in program descriptions.

American Geriatric Society (AGS) Geriatrics Recognition Award

Credits earned from select activities may be counted toward the AGS Geriatrics Recognition Award. This is indicated in program descriptions.

AANPCB Contact Hours: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education credit for all educational programs.

The AANPCB accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ towards recertification. 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ = 1 contact hour. For more information visit the AANPCB FAQs

ANCC Nurse Practitioner Certification: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education credit for all educational programs.

The ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ towards recertification. 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ = 1 contact hour. For more information visit the ANCC FAQs

 

 Physician Assistant Credit

NCCPA:

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education credit for all educational programs. 

The NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ towards recertification. Visit the NCCPA website for more information.

 

 Administrator Credit (NAB)

Nursing Home Administrators (NAB)

Select programs, including the Annual Conference, are approved for Continuing Education participation hours by NAB/NCERS. This is indicated in program descriptions.

 Pharmacy Credit

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)

Select programs are eligible for continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credits. This is indicated in program descriptions.

Activities not designated for CPE may be eligible for Pharmacy Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Visit the ACPE website for more information.

 Social Worker Credit

Social Worker Continuing Education Credit

AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine engages an interprofessional team to plan educational activities. Social workers serve on planning committees and as faculty for some activities. This continuing education may qualify for your licensure. Check with your licensing board for requirements. The Association of Social Work Boards maintains a database of all state and regional board requirements here.

 Psychology Credit

Psychology Continuing Education Credit

AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine engages an interprofessional team to plan educational activities. Psychologists and other mental health professionals serve on planning committees and as faculty for some activities. This continuing education may qualify for your licensure. Check with your licensing board for requirements. The Association of State and Provincial and Psychology Boards maintains a list of licensing boards in the US and Canada with their contact and requirement information here.

 Dentist Credit

Dentist Continuing Education Credit

AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care engages an interprofessional team to plan educational activities. Dentists serve as faculty for some activities. This continuing education may qualify for your licensure. Check with your licensing board for requirements. The ADA maintains a list of licensing boards in the US with their requirement information here.