PA/LTC Thought Leader, Software Founder Appointed to Serve on Innovations Committee

Rod Baird, President of Geriatric Practice Management (GPM), has been appointed to serve on the Innovations Platform Advisory Committee (I-PAC) recently established by AMDA—The Society of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (PA/LTC). Baird joins other national leaders and innovators from health care and other industries to define innovation in PA/LTC and explore and adapt new … Click to continue reading

LTC Population Health is here! Sea Change arrived at AMDA 2017

The world of long-term care medicine changed, quietly, on the afternoon of March 18, 2017. That was the day the first functioning LTC ACO was described in public. The event was the practice management pre-meeting at AMDA 2017, and the presenter was the Genesis HealthCare ACO. Genesis, the country’s largest nursing facility chain, with over … Click to continue reading

Rod Baird’s Recap of the AMDA 2016 Convention

This blog post covers the LTPAC Practice Management highlights from the American Medical Directors Association meeting in Orlando, FL during March 2016. For the first time in my 10+ years of participation, almost all of the pieces of the LTC and PAC puzzles were on display.They included: Major facility EHR vendors’ embrace of physician portals, including … Click to continue reading