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Society members can license the Society’s e-resources, which includes: Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) CPG Pocket Guides CPG Implementation Manuals Know-it-All Series LTC Information Series Practice Management Tools Assisted Living Series...
December 4, 2017
AMDA – the Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is pleased to announce its eligibility to provide American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification credits. The Society’s educational programs that will offer ABIM...
November 29, 2017
Patients are coming to nursing homes (NHs) today ‘sicker and sooner’ than ever before. Hospitals are under growing pressure to shorten lengths of stay, and NHs are seeing patients with more comorbid conditions, more serious illnesses, and greater...
Recorded: September 27, 2017 Speaker: Steven A. Levenson, MD, CMD Description: The concept of medical direction in PALTC settings goes back almost 50 years. In the health care world, it represents the ultimate combination of clinical and management...
May 4, 2017
Joshua Schor, medical director at Daughters of Israel in West Orange, was named the 2017 Medical Director of the Year by the AMDA (The Society of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine). He was presented with the award during the Society’s annual...
April 5, 2017
Joshua Schor, MD, CMD, Senior Medical Director at Optum Complex Care Management and Medical Director at Daughters of Israel in West Orange, NJ, is the Foundation for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine’s 2017 Medical Director of the Year. He was...
March 29, 2017
The new president of AMDA–The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine says she will continue to expand the organization's efforts to include care settings such as assisted living communities and Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the...
March 21, 2017
Life Care Centers of America recently bestowed its annual physicians’ awards. The awards were given during a Life Care ceremony held at the American Medical Directors Association Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on March 16.
March 21, 2017
While medical directors have overall responsibility for resident care in nursing facilities, their roles are inevitably intertwined with survey findings and any ensuing legal actions, whether from CMS or collateral legal quarters. Additionally, both...