Upcoming Events

2022 Annual Conference

July 21-24

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Linkside Conference Center
9300 Emerald Coast Hwy
Miramar Beach, FL 32550

Accommodations: Room rates begin at $201 per night. Rate applies for three days before and three days after the conference based on availability. Reserve a room online at www.sandestin.com/2492IE or by calling (800) 320-8115 with Group Code 2492IE.
All ALMDA events will take place at the Linkside Conference Center. The room block expires on June 17.

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6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Registration/Reception with Exhibitors

7:00 a.m. – 7:55 a.m.  
Registration/Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Fighting the Flu in Older Adults (Download Presentation)
Marilyn Bulloch, PharmD, Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Compassion Fatigue: When Caring Hurts (Download Presentation)
Tarak Vasavada, MD, Huntsville Hospital

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Morning Break with Exhibitors

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Coding and Documentation for Long-Term Care (Download Presentation)
Kim Huey, KGG Coding and Reimbursement Consulting, LLC

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Physician Recommendation of Medical Cannabis (Download Presentation)
J. Matthew Hart, JD, CFE, Alabama State Board of Medical Examiners

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.    
Lunch and Membership Meeting

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  
Back to Basics: Difficult Patient Relationships and Fundamentals of Follow Up (Download Presentation)
Cynthia Nation, MBA-HCA, and Kelly Riedl, PA-C, ProAssurance

7:00 a.m. – 7:55 a.m.  
Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Public Policy Update
Alex Bardakh, MPP, AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Morning Break with Exhibitors

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Care Transitions in PALTC (Download Presentation)
Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC, AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Appropriate Staffing in LTC Panel (Download Presentation)

  • J. Grier Stewart, MD, CMD, FACP, University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences
  • Christopher Schmidt, MBA, NHA, CNA, Schmidt Wallace Healthcare
  • Kristy Mitchell, RN, Schmidt Wallace Healthcare

7:00 a.m. – 7:55 a.m.  
Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
What Makes an Atypical Atypical? (Download Presentation)
Marissa N. Dean, MD, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Regulatory and Liability Issues with Staffing in Long-Term Care Facilities (Download Presentation)
Brandy Boone, JD, Medical Association of the State of Alabama

10:15 a.m.
Evaluation and Adjourn

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine and ALMDA. AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Designation Statement
AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CMD Credit Statement
This live activity has been pre-approved by the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM) for a total of 7.5 management hours and 4.5 clinical hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director (CMD) in post-acute and long-term care medicine. The CMD program is administered by the ABPLM.  Each physician should claim only those hours of credit actually spent on the activity.  

American Academy of Family Physicians

The AAFP has reviewed ALMDA Annual Conference 2022 and deemed it acceptable for up to 12.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 07/22/2022 to 07/24/202s. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Home Administrators
The Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators has reviewed and approved the seminar entitled “ALMDA Annual Conference” for 12 hours of continuing education credit for licensed nursing home administrators in the State of Alabama.

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AMDA Webinars
Part I of the Core Curriculum is now available as an internet enduring material and offers learners 16 CME/CMD credits. For more information, please go to https://apex.paltc.org/page/core-curriculum-on-medical-direction.

AMDA Calendar Search
You can search AMDA’s calendar for information on other LTC events around the country.