MTM The Future Today

Description

Are you struggling to find the time for MTM services in your community pharmacy? Do you want to boost your MTM completion rates and learn how to workflow clinical services? MTM The Future Today is the complete how-to guide for implementing MTM services in the community pharmacy. Walk away from the program with the knowledge and tools for successfully improving the MTM services you provide. With a focus on the two major MTM platforms, this program takes the participant through completing CMR and TMR services from start to finish. In addition to valuable protocol manuals, the participants also leave the training with a unique set of forms designed and proven to streamline MTM and decrease time spent preparing for, documenting, and billing for services. Participants also have access to valuable resources available on our members site that keep your program up to date as changes to MTM occur.
In addition to updated forms, the members site offers free staff training and clinical resources that keep your MTM program moving forward. Click here to register for this innovative  program!
 

 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the relationship between Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services, EQuIPP scores, and Star Ratings.
  2. Navigate the EQuIPP platform, define each measure of quality listed on the platform, evaluate pharmacy performance for each measure, and identify patient outliers
  3. Define Medication Therapy Management, Comprehensive Medication Review (CMR), and Targeted Medication Review (TMR).
  4. Explain the pharmacy technician protocol, documentation and billing procedures for completing CMR and TMR services.
  5. Prepare accurate patient folders for Medication Therapy Management services, including both CMR and TMR services.
  6. List the roles of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in the Medication Therapy Management workflow.
  7. Identify Medication Therapy Management tasks that can and should be completed by the pharmacy technician.
  8. Utilize the MTM The Future Today protocol and the team-based approach to decrease time demands for completing Medication Therapy Management services.
  9. Demonstrate ability to complete CMR and TMR through guided case studies, by identifying case type, preparing forms for patient folders, understanding goals of the services, and documenting services appropriately.
  10. Identify drug-drug and drug-disease interactions common to Medication Therapy Management cases.
  11. Apply therapy guidelines and recommendations specific to disease states common to MTM cases, including diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, heart failure, asthma, and COPD. 
  12. Evaluate a patient’s immunization history to identify recommended vaccinations based on their age, medical conditions, and current evidence-based guidelines.
  13. Demonstrate Clinically Minded Verification techniques by viewing a patient’s medication history and identifying possible medication issues.
  14. Explain the pharmacist protocol and clinical decision making components for completing CMR and TMR services.
  15. Investigate medication therapy issues common to MTM cases and demonstrate ability to apply knowledge to MTM services through guided cases studies.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the relationship between Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services, EQuIPP scores, and Star Ratings.
  2. Navigate the EQuIPP platform, define each measure of quality listed on the platform, evaluate pharmacy performance for each measure, and identify patient outliers
  3. Define Medication Therapy Management, Comprehensive Medication Review (CMR), and Targeted Medication Review (TMR).
  4. Explain the pharmacy technician protocol, documentation and billing procedures for completing CMR and TMR services.
  5. Prepare accurate patient folders for Medication Therapy Management services, including both CMR and TMR services.
  6. List the roles of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in the Medication Therapy Management workflow.
  7. Identify Medication Therapy Management tasks that can and should be completed by the pharmacy technician.
  8. Utilize the MTM The Future Today protocol and the team-based approach to decrease time demands for completing Medication Therapy Management services.
  9. Demonstrate ability to complete CMR and TMR through guided case studies, by identifying case type, preparing forms for patient folders, understanding goals of the services, and documenting services appropriately.
 
 
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Advanced Training Programs
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Thursday, March 15
Time: 
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 104C-D
ACPE Pharmacist: 0004-0000-17-036-L04-P, 0004-0000-17-037-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.8
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0004-0000-17-036-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.4
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based
Handouts: