A celebration of the rich history of FMDA -- The Florida Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care as it celebrated its 25th Anniversary on Oct. 15, 2016, at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort

FMDA - The Florida Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine

FMDA was formed in 1990, to help medical directors, attending physicians and other providers, practicing in post acute care, navigate their way through the continuum of care spectrum.

FMDA is the official state affiliate of the AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute & Long Term Care Medicine and members include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists. It is also a specialty society of the Florida Medical Association.


FMDA Journal Club

Please join us for the next scheduled meeting on Saturday, October 14th, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. E.T.

Dial-in Number:
(641) 715-3580
Access Code: 959-979

These are 3 published articles that we will be reviewing on October 14th:
  1. Choosing Wisely? Measuring the Burden of Medications in Older Adults near the End of Life:Nationwide, Longitudinal Cohort Study

  2. Antipsychotics to Treat Agitation or Psychosis in Patients With Dementia

  3. Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance in the Elderly: Updates and Controversies

Please download and read these articles in advance by clicking on the title of each article.


Bylaws Change Embraces Pharmacists as Voting Members

Dr. Rick Foley appointed to represent pharmacists on the board of directors. Click here to read the press release.


Progress Report Wins APEX 2017 Award of Excellence!

Click here to read Press Release and see the award.

FMDA President Testifies Before the House Health Innovation Subcommittee in Support of HB539.

Click here to read Press Release..

Save the Date!

Best Care Practices in the Post-Acute & Long-Term Care Continuum 2017 is October 12-15, 2017 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL.

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