The Foundation for Post-Acute & Long-Term Care (PALTC) Medicine supports the quality of life for persons in the PALTC spectrum through the development of clinical resources, recognizing and inspiring future and current practitioners, and demonstrating the value of a trained and engaged workforce. 



We’ve collected resources to help those working in long-term care and skilled nursing facilities during this time of crisis.
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The Healing Together Resources is intended to provide a variety of articles, tools, research papers, websites, and blogs on topics that support wellbeing for healthcare providers. Categories include Provider Self-Care, Health Care Worker Stress/Issues, Trauma, Grieving/Mourning, Hotlines for National Centers, and Free Mobile Apps.

2021 award winners

Medical Director of the Year Award
Leslie Beth Eber, MD, CMD
William Dodd Founder's Award for Distinguished Service
Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP  
James Pattee Award for Excellence in Education
Michele F. Bellantoni, MD, CMD

Eber“This past year … we have demonstrated what dedication, compassion, and expertise in PALTC medicine looks like in a crisis."

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“I hope Dr. Dodd would be as pleased as I am with the increasing inclusion of all healthcare providers and the focus on building all members of the team...while also maintaining a focus on developing exemplary medical directors as members of the LTC team."

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bellantoni "As a lifelong educator, each year the students bring the joy of medicine as fresh eyes every time they ask me why."

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