Join MatrixCare at the AMDA 2018 Annual Conference

MatrixCare is proud to be an industry partner of AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine and is dedicated to excellence in patient care and promoting the delivery of quality medicine in these settings.

We are excited to join other society members and industry leaders at the 2018 Annual Conference where cutting-edge information and tools on clinical, management and technology topics will be presented, and targeted education sessions take place that focus on practical applications for quality healthcare outcomes.

The MatrixCare team is looking forward to engaging in thought provoking conversations and exploring new areas of opportunity that promote quality outcomes and care coordination.

Where to find MatrixCare at the AMDA 2018 Annual Conference

Education Sessions

Friday, March 23, 2018
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Dallas 5-7

FR22 | Medical Director Collaboration to Yield a More Meaningful Meeting (and Fun) for All

Learning Levels: Advanced
Credit Types: CE, CMD (Management), CME, NAB
Credit: 1.5 for all types
Interdisciplinary Team: IDT

What you’ll learn:

  • How to build a foundation for a productive QAPI meeting and subsequent performance by developing and/or improving skills in collaboration among the Medical Director-Administrator-Director of Nursing leadership triad.
  • Create a vision and direction for your facility which guides QAPI meetings based on trends and past performance.
  • Develop a plan to maximize the value of technology, such as an EMR, in a facility’s QAPI meeting. Leverage value of each individual members’ participation in the QAPI meeting.


  • Thomas Edmondson, MD, CMD
  • Richard Rethorst, MD, CMD
  • Frank Caruso, LNHA
  • Eric Hutchins, LNHA, MBA
  • Denise Wassenaar, RN, MSN – VP Clinical & Regulatory Affairs/CCO, MatrixCare

Saturday, March 24, 2018
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Texas Ballroom D
Clinical Medicine*

SA13 | Innovative Approaches to Implement Evidence Based Deprescribing Practices in PA/LTC Setting

Learning Levels: General Audience
Credit Types: CE, CMD (Management), CME, NAB
Credit: CE (1.0 Contact Hours /1.0 Pharmocotherapeutic), CMD (1), CME (1), NAB (1)
Interdisciplinary Team: IDT

What you’ll learn:

  • Discuss current evidence from deprescribing interventions in PA/LTC.
  • Explain how to overcome barriers to deprescribing interventions in PA/LTC setting.
  • Explore deprescribing strategies for antipsychotics and opiates in PA/LTC setting.
  • Describe how to engage interprofessional team members in addressing deprescription in PA/LTC setting.


  • Kamal Wagle, MD, MPH, CMD
  • Dheeraj Mahajan, MD, CMD – MatrixCare Customer
  • John Derr, RPh – VP, Chief Consumer Affairs Officer, MatrixCare

Exhibit Hall – Booth #304

Exhibit Hall Schedule


11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Hall Open
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Cash Lunch in Exhibit Hall
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Hall Open
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
3:15 – 3:20 p.m. Passport Raffle
4:45 – 7:00 p.m. Hall Open
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
6:30 – 6:35 p.m. Passport Raffle


10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Hall Open
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Cash Lunch in Exhibit Hall
3:20 – 3:25 p.m. Passport Raffle and other prizes

Be sure to stop by Booth #304 and find out how MatrixCare technology is changing long-term care, and why choosing MatrixCare to help you navigate the ever-evolving healthcare landscape positions you for future success.

MatrixCare is pleased to present its powerful role-based care coordination platform for long-term care, Care Community. This solution accepts information from any electronic medical record – both within and outside your facility – as well as from more than 400 telehealth devices, to present a comprehensive view of a senior’s health and a true, person-centric, e-longitudinal health record.

The platform routes key information and alerts to members of the care team to make more informed decisions. Doctors and other caregivers can review test results and sign orders, while residents and families stay informed.

Keeping every member of the care team engaged leads to higher quality outcomes and lower levels of readmissions, giving your organization a competitive edge in the change world of long-term care.

Also, make sure to leave a business card for your chance to win an Amazon Gift Card!