What are the most significant issues to be addressed in long term care medicine, and how will long term care medicine be affected by healthcare reform in the years ahead? Tune in to hear host Dr. Eric Tangalos reporting from the 2009 American Medical Association House of Delegates Meeting, where he is joined by Dr. Ronald Crossno, from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine; Dr. Peter Hollmann, from the Rhode Island Medical Association; and Dr. Charles Cefalu, from the American Geriatrics Society. How will one of the American Medical Directors Association's resolutions about nurse as agent that passed at the AMA meeting help improve efficiency in long term care facilities?
Hear ReachMD's complete coverage of the 2009 AMA House of Delegates Meeting:
AMA President Dr. J. James Rohack's inauguration speech
President Obama's keynote address to the AMA House of Delegates
Dr. Rohack discusses President Obama's plan for healthcare reform
Delegates respond to President Obama's address
Perspectives from members of the AMA Board of Trustees