IMDA - Indiana Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is a professional association of clinicians and providers practicing in the long term care continuum. IMDA is dedicated to excellence in patient care.
On this site, IMDA will post original materials along with links to existing resources, tools, articles and legislative information designed to advance our mission to improve patient care and promote the professional development of long term care practitioners. IMDA members are encouraged to submit non-commercial, long term care related items which they feel should be shared with our members.
Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment (POST) - www.iupui.edu/~irespect/POST.html
Indiana State Government website, Bitter Pill - Bitter Pill - www.in.gov/bitterpill/
Medical societies seeking to ensure compassionate and high quality care for long term care patients joined together to develop a "Tip Sheet on Prescribing for Controlled Substances in Long Term Care." The document is designed to assist physicians and other prescribers in their efforts to ensure proper controlled substances prescribing in long term care, and deal with aggressive enforcement actions by Drug Enforcement Administration agents. View Tip Sheet