Navigating PALTC

Join AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine Executive Director Christopher Laxton, CAE, and the occasional guest, for a monthly chat on issues, events, and thoughts impacting those who live and work in the post-acute and long-term care world. 

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Navigating PALTC
January 23, 2020

This week a leading direct care workforce organization, PHI, released a comprehensive report, It’s Time to Care, giving an overview of the direct care workforce (including key concepts and definitions); an analysis of how this role has evolved; and a statistical profile of the workforce with key demographics, socio-economic characteristics, and future employment projections. This report is the first installment in a year-long series of reports that will examine the importance and impact of the direct care workforce....

Navigating PALTC
December 6, 2019

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Navigating PALTC
February 13, 2019

Executive Director Chris Laxton discusses the society’s opioid policies.

 

 

The Society's opioid policies

Pain Management Task Force draft report

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Navigating PALTC
December 4, 2018

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In early March, Society President Cari Levy, MD, PhD, CMD, will head to Atlanta, GA, for the 2019 annual conference. She would happily make the trip even without the title, and it all goes back to the vivid memories of her first conference over 15...

Navigating PALTC
November 26, 2018

Executive Director Chris Laxton talks about the Society’s new telemedicine position paper and collaboration with the American Medical Association.

 

 

AMDA's telemedicine position paper

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Navigating PALTC
October 24, 2018

 

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Navigating PALTC
November 6, 2017

I’m calling on you to help us strengthen the future post-acute and long-term care workforce and recognize excellence in the current workforce.

Hi, I’m Chris Laxton, Executive Director of the Society, and I am asking for your help.

First, we need you to help spread the word and support the Foundation Futures Program – a...