Accreditation The American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The American Medical Directors Association designates this educational activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMDCP Credit Designation: This session has been approved for a total of 0.5 Management credit hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care (CMD).
Session Description: A panel of presenters will describe recent enforcement and e-prescribing issues. They will offer practical ways to prescribe in the long term care setting, including the appropriate use of antipyschotics.
Discuss AMDA's advocacy on the Controlled Substances Act and e-prescribing issues.
Offer practical ways to prescribe in the long term care setting.
Speakers(s): Jonathan Musher, MD, CMD; David A. Brechtelsbauer, MD, CMD; Meenakshi Patel, MD, CMD; William Russell, MD
Disclosure(s): David Brechtelsbauer, MD, CMD has no financial disclosures to report.