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Alabama Medical Directors Association 2018 Mid-Winter Conference
January 27, 2018 from 8am to 4pm
Birmingham Marriott - Grandview
3590 Grandview Pkwy, Birmingham, AL, 35243

Contact: Jennifer Hayes / 334-954-2500
Credits available: CEUs for Nurses, CMD Clinical, CMD Management, CME
2018 Mid Winter Conference Agenda

Member Price:
$200 Regular and Associate
Non-Member Price:
$300 Regular; $250 Associate
2018 Membership and Conference Registration

Online Registration

For hotel reservations, call the Birmingham Marriott at (888) 426-5171 and ask for the Alabama Medical Directors Association Room Block or reserve online at www.tinyurl.com/ALMDAmarriott. Rate for Friday, Jan. 26, is $139. Room cutoff is Jan. 5, 2018.

Accreditation Statement
This live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas 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 the Alabama Medical Directors Association. AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This live activity is approved for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim 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 5 management 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.

Certificate Statement for American Academy of Family Physicians
This Live Activity, Alabama Medical Directors Association 2018 Mid-Winter Conference, with a beginning date of 01/27/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 5.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Certificate Statement for Alabama Board of Nursing
Credit established for physicians is accepted for continuing education nursing credits by the Alabama Board of Nursing without conversion.

Certificate Statement for Nursing Home Administrators
The Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators has reviewed and approved the seminar entitled “ALMDA Mid Winter Conference” for 5 hours of continuing education credit for licensed nursing home administrators in the State of Alabama.

ALMDA 2018 Mid Winter Conference Agenda

8:00 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.
Strolling Breakfast with Exhibitors

9:00 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.

9:05 a.m. - 10:05 a.m.
Coding and Documentation
James Stroud, CPA, Warren Averett

10:05 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.
Symptom Management at End of Life
Robert J. Webb, MD, ABFM, ABHPM, Medical Director, Supportive Care Services, Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital

11:05 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
Break with Exhibitors

11:35 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.
Preventing Hospital Admissions in Nursing Home Residents
Clare Hays, MD, CMD, Assistant Professor, University of Alabama - Birmingham

12:35 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch with Exhibitors

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
ALMDA membership meeting

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
QAPI Overview
Carol Hill, MSN, RN, QCP-MT, RAC-MT, DNS-CT, CPC, Owner and Primary Consultant, Hill Educational Services, Inc.

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Advanced Care Planning, Documentation and Health Maintenance in the Long-Term Care Setting
Emily Mason, MD, Fellow, University of Alabama - Birmingham; and Ellen Willis, MD, Fellow, University of Alabama - Birmingham

3:30 p.m.

AMDA 2018 Annual Conference: Navigating a Changing Landscape in Post-Acute & Long-Term
March 22-25, 2018
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center

Alabama State Chapter Reception will be held Friday, March 23 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in Palomino 3.

ALMDA Annual Meeting

July 26-29, 2018

Linkside Conference Center
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy W
Miramar Beach FL 32550

Rooms at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort begin at $179 per night. Rate applies for three days before the conference and three days after based on availability. Reserve a room online at: www.Sandestin.com or by calling (800) 320-8115 with Group Code 23K8QY.
NOTE: Room block closes June 22 but we expect rooms will sell out before that time.
For all accommodation options and rates, download the Sandestin Housing Request Form.


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 http://www.paltc.org/core-curriculum-medical-direction-post-acute-and-long-term-care.

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