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Friday, March 23 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
FR13 | Drugs, Sex and Rock 'N Roll: Changing Times in LTC

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The purpose of this session is to present a diverse panel of experts who will discuss the development of programs, policies, and clinical interventions at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale involving sexual expression and medical marijuana. This is a very unique opportunity for conference attendees to gain the perspectives of a CEO, CMD, and LTC consulting attorney in a fascinating 90-minute session that should not be missed.

Learning Objectives:
(1) Describe three novel programs at the Hebrew Home of Riverdale which may be used as models for change in participant facilities.
(2) Discuss strengths and limitations to use of medical marijuana in LTC.
(3) Review current or pending legislation which may impact the use of medical marijuana in LTC.
(4) Discuss leadership skills which facilitate change in the LTC environment.

avatar for Zachary Palace, MD, CMD

Zachary Palace, MD, CMD

Zachary Palace, MD, FACP, CMD, joined the medical staff of the Hebrew Home as a staff geriatrician in 2000 and was appointed Medical Director in 2006. He serves on various committees, including quality assurance, ethics, pharmacy, infection control and re-hospitalization review. He... Read More →
avatar for Daniel Reingold, JD, MSW

Daniel Reingold, JD, MSW

Daniel Reingold, JD, MSW, is an award-winning, nationally recognized leader and visionary in the field of aging. As President and CEO of RiverSpring Health, he has led breakthrough efforts to create revolutionary programs in elder care, has won numerous industry honors and has spoken... Read More →
avatar for Patricia Bach, PsyD, MS, RN

Patricia Bach, PsyD, MS, RN

Patricia Bach, PsyD, RN is a consulting clinical gero/neuropsychologist in Roseville, California and active AMDA member for the past nine years. She currently serves on the Boards of CALTCM and ABPLM, and is president of Psychologists in Long-Term Care.
avatar for Alan Horowitz, JD, RN

Alan Horowitz, JD, RN

Alan Horowitz, JD, RN, is a partner in the firm of Arnall, Golden, Gregory, LLP, and has specialized in legal matters related to nursing homes for the past 25 years. Mr. Horowitz previously served as counsel for CMS and now provides defense counsel for nursing homes and LTC provi... Read More →

Friday March 23, 2018 1:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Texas 5-6
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