Minnesota Medical Directors Association

MMDA Mission Statement

The Minnesota Medical Directors Association is a professional association representing physicians who provide medical direction, chronic care and geriatrics services.


Values
MMDA is committed to medical care that is: Competent, comprehensive, compassionate and ethical.

Core Objectives
1.  Educate clinicians on geriatrics and chronic care as well as administrative medical            direction;

2.  Support the development of information exchange; 

3.  Create and maintaining liaisons with organizations with similar goals;

4.  Engage with other State and Federal organizations that impact regulation and                legislation;


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Collaborative Organizations:

Minnesota Leadership Council on Aging

Aging Services of Minnesota

Care Providers of Minnesota




MMDA's TOPICS in Geriatrics Medicine and Medical Direction Newletters

December 2012:F-329: Unnecessary Drugs – Antipsychotics and Their Renewed Focus
By: Rich Januszewski, M.S.,Pharm.

October 2012:Prepare Minnesota for Alzheimer’s Disease:
A Statewide Collaborative Working to Enhance Minnesota’s Capacity to Meet the Demands of Alzheimer’s Disease
By: Olivia Mastry


August 2012: The “Soft Skills” Medical Directors Need To Promote Patient Care
By: John Mielke, MD

June 2012: Suicide In Long Term Care
By: Robert Milligan, MD

April 2012: Pressure Ulcer Update for the Medical Director and Long Term Care Provider
By: Paul Takahashi MD, CMD, Lester Kiemele PA-C, Anupam Chandra MD


February 2012: Update on Health Reform and Long-Term Care in Minnesota
By Edward Ratner, MD and Patti Cullen, CAE

December 2011: REVIEW OF INTERACT PROGRAM
Quality Improvement Program to Reduce Hospital Admissions from LTC
By Teresa McCarthy MD, CMD, Edward Ratner MD, Robert Kane MD

October 2011: Bereavement and Complicated Grief in the Geriatric Population
By Steve Olson

August 2011: Update in Geriatric Medicine Education
By Lawrence J. Kerzner, MD, FACP, AGSF

June 2011: The Role of the Medical Director
By John Mielke, MD


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Minnesota Medical Directors Association Office
P.O. Box 24475
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55424

(952) 929-9398  Fax: (952) 929-4363

email: rlobeck@mnmeddir.org
www.minnesotageriatrics.org