AMDA ON-THE-GO

AMDA On-The-Go | SNFs in the post-COVID World

grabowski.jpg David C. Grabowski, PhD, is a professor of health care policy in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School. His research examines the economics of aging with a particular interest in the areas of long-term care and post-acute care. His works also examines the integration and coordination of care for dually eligible beneficiaries. Dr. Grabowski has been the Principal Investigator on five R01s from the National Institute on Aging on projects related to the value of post-acute care, skilled nursing facility payment, demand for long-term care insurance, specialization in dementia care, and nonprofit provision of nursing home care.

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Recorded: April 7, 2021

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FMDA Journal Club | PALTC Advocacy

Special Guest: Christian Bergman, MD, CMD
Host: Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD

Our learning objectives for this session were:

  • Better understand methods and ways of engaging in advocacy.
  • Access tools necessary to effectively engage in public policy.
  • Distinguish between advocacy and lobbying.
  • Engage with media in a best practice manner while focusing on delivering a concise message.
  • Network with colleagues and build a network of PALTC "change agents."

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Recorded on 3/31/2021

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Caring On-The-Go | April 2021

With Elizabeth Galik, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP, Editor-in-Chief of CARING

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Caring for the Ages

Recorded: March 31, 2021

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JAMDA On-The-Go | March, 2021

Featuring Dr. Philip Sloane, Dr. Mallory Brown, and Dr. Jaclyn Portelli Tremont

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Recorded on 3/22/2021

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FMDA Journal Club | Progress Report

Special Guest: Kimberly R. Smoak, MSH, QIDP

Hosted by: Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD

Our learning objectives for this session were:

1. Review the progress we have made since the onset of this pandemic.

2. Discuss the challenges faced by our SNFs and ALFs and the steps taken to resolve those issues.

3. Describe the gains we have made with vaccinations in our facilities and the obstacles we still need to overcome.

4. Evaluate the future state for our facilities and the improvements we need to make to our PALTC infrastructure.

Recorded: March 17, 2021

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AMDA On-The-Hill | VOLUME XIX

Questions? Email Alex at abardakh@paltc.org

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AMDA On-The-Go | Appropriate Use of Antipsychotic Medication in LTC

Innokentiy (Kent) Bakaev, M.D. A geriatric specialist and medical director of long-term chronic care and the Rehabilitative Services Unit at Hebrew Rehabilitation Center in Boston. He joined Hebrew SeniorLife in 2017. He received his medical degree from Perm State Medical Academy, Perm, Russia, where he also did his internship in internal medicine. He completed his residency in family medicine at Oakland Physicians Medical Center in Michigan, affiliated with Wayne State University, and his geriatric medicine fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center with a rotation at Hebrew SeniorLife through the Harvard Medical School Multi-Campus Geriatric Fellowship.

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Recorded on 3/03/2021

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Caring On-The-Go | March 2021

With Elizabeth Galik, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP, Editor-in-Chief of CARING

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Caring for the Ages

Recorded: March 3, 2021

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FMDA Journal Club | Revisiting Vaccinations – Are We There Yet?

COVID-19 Special Edition: Revisiting Vaccinations – Are We There Yet?

Special Guest: Leslie Beth Eber, MD, CMD

Hosted by: Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD

Join special guest, Leslie Beth Eber, MD, CMD, and our host Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD, for this episode of FMDA's Journal Club, COVID-19 Special Edition: Revisiting Vaccinations – Are We There Yet?

 Our learning objectives for this session were:

1. Address continued vaccine hesitancy and strategies to achieve vaccine confidence

2. Review the three options presented by CDC for continued vaccination in LTC

3. Discuss AMDA’s ongoing efforts to continue vaccination offerings in our facilities

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Recorded: March 3, 2021

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FMDA Journal Club | COVID-19 Impact: Monoclonal Antibody Use in PALTC

Special Guests: Corinne Bishop, RN, CRRN, CRNI; Christopher Lemelle, MD, MBA

Hosted by: Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD

Join special guests, Christopher Lemelle, MD, MBA; Corinne Bishop, RN, CRRN, CRNI; and our host Diane Sanders-Cepeda, DO, CMD; for this episode of FMDA's Journal Club, COVID-19 Impact: Monoclonal Antibody Use in PALTC.

Our learning objectives for this session were:

  1. Review current perspective and current research related to the use of monoclonal antibodies
  2. Discuss operational considerations when starting this treatment program in PALTC facilities
  3. Describe the challenges and opportunities seen statewide and nationally with the delivery of this treatment in PALTC facilities

Recorded: February 24, 2021

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