Advanced Specialty Pharmacy Boot Camp 201

Description

The influx of specialty pharmaceuticals on the market brought with it the need for new practice models and services. Medications once administered solely in a health-system setting are now available through specialty clinics, ambulatory care, mail service, and community pharmacies. This continuation of Specialty Boot Camp 101 examines evolving specialty practice models and their implications for you.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1.  Discuss strategies and challenges associated with operating a specialty pharmacy, including accreditation, payer access, and access to limited distribution drugs.
  2.  List potential roles and responsibilities of pharmacy support staff in specialty pharmacy practices.
  3.  Explain the infrastructure, administrative requirements, and effective practices for managing a specialty pharmacy.
  4.  Identify reimbursement opportunities for pharmacy clinical services within specialty pharmacy.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Joann
Joann Stubbings,
University of Illinois College of Pharmacy
 
Daniel
Daniel Buffington, PHARMD,MBA,FAPHA
President
 
John
John Musil,
Founder / Chairman
Avella Specialty Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Specialty Pharmacy
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Saturday, March 17
Time: 
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 103B
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-035-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.15
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based