Core Synthesis 2021- Fall Session

Virtual Fall Synthesis
October 15-17, 2021

This comprehensive and interactive course is comprised of dynamic lectures, lively role plays, case-based discussion, and small group breakouts. After completing the Synthesis course, participants will be able to integrate the tools, knowledge, and skills developed during the weekend into daily behaviors that result in the improvement in the quality of healthcare services provided in their facilities.

 Emphasis is placed on the following areas:
  • Implement the use of QAPI tools, problem solving concepts, and root cause analysis in monitoring and managing quality indicators and quality management data.
  • Incorporate systems theory, systems management, and leadership skills into the daily work of the PALTC Medical Director.

Course Agenda
 (subject to change)


Course Pricing

Early Bird Rate
Deadline July 29
Regular Rate
July 30 - Sept 30
Late Rate
October 1 - 8
Member $795
$895
$995
Non-Member $1,095
$1,195
$1,295


Technical Requirements

  • Desktop or laptop computer recommended
  • Stable internet connection
  • Webcam
  • Microphone or phone connection to access audio


Registration Cancellation
All cancellations must be made in writing to the Registrar and can be emailed to registration@paltc.org, or faxed to 410-740-4572. Cancellations must be received seven (7) days prior to the start of the course for a full refund less a $100 administrative fee. Cancellations received less than seven (7) days prior to the start of the course will result in the forfeiture of all registration fees. "No Shows" also forfeit all fees. Forfeited registration fees cannot be applied to subsequent AMDA programs.



 Credit Information 

Physician CME

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine designates this activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABPLM CMD Program

The Core Curriculum on Medical Direction in Long-Term Care, or its equivalent on long-term care management, is required for all Certified Medical Director (CMD) candidates. This course is the foundation for certification as an APBLM CMD. Taking the course does not make you a CMD. There are other requirements to complete. For more information, please go to www.abplm.org or contact the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM) at 410-992-3117.

CMD Credit

This live activity has been pre-approved by the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM) for a total of 17.5 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.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 17.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.

Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.  

ABFM Family Medicine Certification (formerly MC-FP)

This activity may be eligible to help meet ABFM Family Medicine Certification (formerly MC-FP) Requirements. Participants may self-report  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM meet Certification requirements via the Physician Portfolio on the ABFM website. All CME credits are subject to final approval by the ABFM.

AAFP

AAFP Prescribed credit is pending. 

AGS 

This CME activity is endorsed by the American Geriatrics Society. Credits earned from this activity may be counted toward the AGS Geriatrics Recognition Award.