AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is dedicated to excellence in patient care and provides education, advocacy, information and professional development to promote the delivery of quality post-acute and long-term care medicine.
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CDC Releases Core Elements of Antibiotic Stewardship for Nursing Homes
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new recommendations aimed at improving prescribing practices and reduced consequences of antibiotic-resistant infections in nursing homes.
AMDA is now on the National Advisory Council of the Dementia Friendly America initiative, a multi-sector, national collaborative, on a mission to foster communities that are equipped to support people with dementia and their family and friend caregivers by becoming “dementia friendly.”