EDGE21 Symposium Recordings


Applicable to everyone who works in the PALTC setting, the 2021 paltc/EDGE Virtual Symposium covered a number of controversial and cutting edge issues facing practitioners throughout the PALTC continuum. Get access to the entire program and earn CME and CMD management credit, and MOC points.

Session List:

Overall Goal:

To improve patient care and outcomes by familiarizing participants with current and emerging issues in the PALTC setting to prepare them for potential leadership and ethical challenges.

Learning Objectives:

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  • Incorporate innovative and thoughtful solutions and best practices to current and emerging leadership and ethical issues in your practice
  • Distinguish between the principles of leadership and management and the role each plays in facilitating the work of the interdisciplinary team
  • Identify ethical situations or conflicts, and apply the tenets of medical ethics, in routine and uncommon clinical encounters
  • Describe the various perspectives, including legal, technological, medical, and cultural that must be considered to provide holistic patient care
  • Explain to your patients and their families the benefits and limitations of psychotherapy in treatment
  • Effectively discuss the potential use of alternative treatments, their evidence-base, safety, and effectiveness with your clinical team and administrators.


Activity Created: 8/30/2021  |  Credit Available Until: 8/30/2024


Credit Information

Physician CME
Accreditation Statement
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 education for physicians.

Designation Statement
AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine designates this other activity (live and on-demand) for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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 8.0 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 5.75 medical knowledge MOC points and patient safety 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.  


Disclosure Information: 

The Society requires the disclosure of all speaker/faculty/planner's relevant financial relationships; presence of off-label use of a device or medication; and discussion of any experimental, new or evolving topic prior to each accredited education activity.

If the learner perceives any bias toward a commercial product or service, advocation of unscientific approaches to diagnosis or therapy, or recommendation, treatment, or manners of practicing healthcare that are determined to have risks or dangers that outweigh the benefits or are known to be ineffective in the treatment of patients please report this to the Society’s staff.

All relationships have been identified, mitigated, and resolved. 

The following AMDA Online Education Committee members have financial relationships to report: Robert Zorowitz, MD, MBA, CMD – United Health Group: Stock Shareholder; all others have no relationships to disclose.

AMDA staff have no financial relationships to disclose.