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Membership includes Nursing Home Medical Directors, Physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants, Doctorally-Prepared Clinicians, Allied Health Professionals (NHA, DONs, RNs, etc.), Practice Managers, and Retired Members. 


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It will be the purpose of this organization:

  • To promote quality and compassionate medical care for patients of all ages in post-acute and long-term care.
  • To establish better communication among physicians serving as medical directors and other providers.
  • To promote better communication between medical directors and (a) other post-acute and long-term care professionals, (b) various long-term care associations, and (c) officials of various government agencies.
  • To represent medical directors in defining their roles and equitable compensation.
  • To serve as a conduit between AMDA and the WAMD membership.
  • To conduct continuing education programs, emphasizing the area of geriatrics and post-acute and long-term care.
  • To promote a better understanding by the public of issues concerning the post-acute and long-term care facilities and residents.
  • To support evidence-based treatments and best practice policies to manage post-acute and long-term care facilities.

WAMD - The Wisconsin Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine,  state affiliate of AMDA -

We are an organization of Wisconsin Nursing Home Medical Directors and extended care professionals
dedicated to quality care in Wisconsin extended care facilities, through education, legislative dialogue,
and cooperation with other providers.  We provide education in medical and regulatory aspects of long-term care and assisted living,
and promote quality improvement in our facilities through a multi-disciplinary, team-oriented approach.


OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS



WAMD - The Wisconsin Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine
3511 Bernard Ave. Weston, WI 54476

Jeni Wesenick-Nelson, Executive Assistant
Phone 844.990.WAMD (9263)
Email: Jeni
@WAMD.org

WISCONSIN ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL DIRECTORS
Terms of Officers and Directors
Approved at WAMD Virtual Annual Meeting, October 12, 2023

 

 Office

 Name & City

Term of Office 

 President

 Ron Schreiber, MD, CMD - Appleton

 2023 - 2025 (2 yrs.)

 President-Elect

 Elizabeth Bukowy DO, CMD - Milwaukee

 2023 - 2025  (2 yrs.)   

 Treasurer

 Nancy Reeder, MD - Ascension

 2023 – 2025 (2 yrs.)

 Secretary

 T. Rex Flygt, MD, CMD, FACP - Baraboo

 2023 – 2025 (2 yrs.)

 

 

 

 

 

DIRECTORS

 

 

 Ann Braus MD, CMD - Madison                

 2021 - 2024 (3 yrs.)

 

 Rebecca Elon MD, MPH, CMD

 2022 -  2025 (3 yrs.)

 

 Sheila Thiel MD - Green Bay

 2023 – 2026 (3 yrs.)

 

 Nancy Reeder MD - Milwaukee

 2023 – 2026 (3 yrs.)



LEGISLATIVE REPRESENTATIVE TO MEDICAL SOCIETY OF WISCONSIN
Ron Schreiber, MD, CMD -  Appleton                  2021  --  2024  (3 yrs.)  
 
ASSOCIATE DIRECTORS
Lori Koeppel, BSN, NHA - Executive Director of Wisconsin Director of Nursing Council
Brian Purtell, JD, LTC Compliance and Enforcement Attorney
 
PAST PRESIDENT
Paula Hardgrove, MD, CMD - Madison                              2021-2023

PREVIOUS PAST PRESIDENTS

Kristin Severson, DO, CMD, FACOI                     

Fred Walbrun, MD, Green Bay                                                                                          Director Emeritus
 
Jay Turnbull, MD, Antigo                                                                                                    Director Emeritus    
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