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AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine provides live webinars throughout the year for all those practicing in the post-acute and long-term care (PALTC) medicine continuum. Top experts present clinically relevant topics in PALTC, while participants can earn continuing education credits from their home or office. Webinars are FREE for Society members, and $99 for non-members. Not a member? Join now.


Society webinars are recorded and made available shortly following the live webinar. Archived webinars are free for Society members and $99 for non-members. Archived webinars provide self-study CME and CMD credits.


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2019 Live Webinars:




April 10

Opioid Performance Improvement Project in Nursing Homes: Utilizing a Virtual Collaborative to Improve Quality of Care

Amanda Ryan, PharmD, BCGP; Sarah Sutherland, RT(R), MBA; Lindsey Jett, CPhT, MALT

April 18

Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM): An Opportunity for PALTC Clinicians

Alex Bardakh; Steven Buslovich, MD, MS; Rajeev Kumar, MD, FACP, CMD; Walter Lin, MD, MBA

May  1

The Quest for Quality: Red Flags in Skilled Therapy and the Changes Required by the Planned Transition to the New Patient Driven Payment System (PDPM)

David Jackson, MD, PhD; Jonathan Evans, MD, MS, CMD; Alissa Vertes, BS, MSSLP, CHCCA

May 15

Preventing Sepsis in the PALTC - Details Coming Soon!

Swati Gaur (AGSF), MD, MBA, CMD

June 26

Integration of Medical Marijuana in Long-Term Care: Positives and Pitfalls

Kimberly A. Curseen, MD; Ali-John Zarrabi

July 10

Billing and Coding - Details Coming Soon! Alva S. Baker, MD, CMD-R, HMDC
August 28 Hypertension: Current Guidelines on Management - Details Coming Soon!

T.S. Dharmarajan, MD, MACP, AGSF

September 4

QAPI Regulations - Details Coming Soon! Alan Horowitz, Esq, RN
October 2

Communicating/Dealing with Leaders in Long-Term Care Facilities  - Details Coming Soon!

Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD

November 6

Multimorbidity - Details Coming Soon!

Anthony Caprio, MD, CMD

 2019 Archived Webinars:

Date Recorded



January 15

MACRA, MIPS, and APMS: What You Need to Know for 2019 Reporting

Speaker: Molly MacHarris

Moderator: Alex Bardakh, MPP

 2018 Archived Webinars:

November 7

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Outcomes in Dementia

T.S. Dharmarajan, MD, MACP, AGSF

October 24

Wound Care: Maximizing Quality While Controlling Cost

Jeffrey M. Levine, MD
August 23

MACRA, MIPS AND APMS: Current Requirements and Proposed Changes

Benjamin Chin; Brittany LaCouture; Molly MacHarris

August 22

Anemia in the Elderly: Evaluation, Outcomes and Managment

T.S. Dharmarajan, MD, MACP, AGSF
August 21

Utilization of Civil Monetary Penalty Funds to Improve Quality of Life of Residents in Long-Term Care Facilities

Stephanie Davis, MS, RD; Adrienne Mims, MD, MPH; Ruth Tappen, RN; John Whitman, MBA, NHA
July 18

Public Health Approaches to Measuring Antibiotic Use and Implementing Antibiotiuc Stewardship in Nursing Homes

Christopher A. Czaja, MD MPH; Nato Tarkhashvili, MD
June 27

Call to Action: Implementing the National Action Plan for Adverse Drug Event Prevention to Benefit Older Adults

Donna Lisi, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP, BCGP; Nicole Skyer-Brandwene MS, RPh, BCPS, CCP


May 9


Advance Care Planning in Long-Term Care: Considerations for Improved Quality of Life

Emily Black, APRN, CNP, FNP-BC; Ashley Kimeu, APRN, CNP, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, ACHPN
March 7

Best Practices in Diabetes Management and Optimal Insulin Delivery in Older Adults

Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD
February 28

Infection Surveillance in Long-Term Care

Theresa Rowe, DO, MS

 2017 Archived Webinars:

November 21 The Leadership Team; Shifting From Survival to Excellence with the Resources of the Society
Roger Bermingham, MD; Fred Pitzl; Victoria Walker MD, CMD; Wendy Walters, RN
November 13 Food for Thought: Weight Loss and Nutrition in Persons with Dementia
Kenya Rivas, MD, CMD; Elizabeth Hames, DO, CMD; Suzanne Cryst, RDN, CSG, LD
November 9 Implementing New Nursing Facility Requirements of Participations From CMS' Perspective
Karen Tritz; Even Schulman; Victoria Walker, MD, CMD; Susan Levy, MD, CMD
November 1 Please, Don't Say THAT to a Family! What to Say Instead
Paige Hector, LMSW, MSW
October 25 Malpractice in Nursing Homes/Legal Aspects in Nursing Home Care
Jonathan M. Evans, MD, MPH, CMD
September 27 Role of Medical Directors
Steven A Levenson, MD, CMD
August 9 Transitions of Care Along the Continuum of Health Care Services
Verna Reynolds Sellers, MD, MPH, CMD, AGSF
July 19 Billing & Coding for Chronic Care Management & Other Emerging Issues in PALTC
Charles Crecelius, MD, PhD, CMD; Bob Zorowitz, MD, CMD; Alva "Buzz" Baker, MD, CMD
June 7 Reducing the Inappropriate Use of Antipsychotics Among PALTC Residents: How to Make it Happen Elizabeth Galik, PhD, CRNP
May 3

Patients Who "Take Too Much" and Those Who Care for Them

Rebecca L. Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
April 26

Common Infections & Antibiotic Stewardship in Long-Term Care Facilities

Robert Goldstein, MD, CWSP, FACP

 2016 Archived Webinars:




December 14

Overview of MACRA for PALTC Practitioners

Rod Baird, MS; Alex Bardakh, MPP; Charles Crecelius, MD, PhD, CMD; Marjorie Kanof, MD
November 30

Antibiotic Stewardship

Robin Jump, MD, PhD
November 16

Overview of New CMS Nursing Facility Requirements of Participation

Steven Levenson, MD, CMD; David Nace, MD, MPH, CMD; Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD
October 26

Oral Health in PALTC Settings: Education to Create Motivation


Leonard Brennan, DMD
August 17

Chronic Pain Management

Eric G. Tangalos, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD
July 27

The Younger Adult in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care

Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
June 22

Parameters for Discussing and Billing for the New Advance Care Plan Code

Charles A. Crecelius, MD, PhD, CMD; Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD; Robert A. Zorowitz, MD, MBA, CMD
May 24

The Role of QIOs in New Payment Models

Adrienne Mims, MD, MPH FAAFP, AGSF, Michael R. Wasserman, MD, CMD


For a full list of archived webinars, click here.