The Georgia Pharmacy Association

Free webinar: MTM and the Successful Business Plan

On Demand | 1.5 hours CPE | Free | Jake Galdo | 0142-0000-16-003-H03-P/T

You’ve heard about outcomes or potential cost savings behind MTM. But what about the cost and time to implement a successful MTM program? Let Jake Galdo give you the business case of MTMs for community practice — from direct revenue to indirect costs. Note: We recommend that you take this course if you have or plan to get MTM certification training. 

Learning objectives
After completing this activity, learners will be able to:

 

Web Resources

We’re assembling resources on counseling and billing related best practices from around the web.

APhA’s MTM web page has some great resources for pharmacists who want to build their MTM practice. Click on the navigation links under “MTM Central” on the left side for find multiple categories of resources.

When it comes to Part D billing, CMS is the gold standard. Check out the CMS site on their MTMbilling requirements.

MTM Certification

The American Pharmacists Association’s Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services: A Certificate Training Program for Pharmacists

The course

APhA’s Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services certificate training program (3rd Edition) presents a systematic approach for developing, implementing, delivering, and sustaining MTM services. It includes an overview of the marketplace for delivering MTM services, guidance for implementing MTM services in pharmacy practice, a review of the essential skills and knowledge needed for preforming MTM successfully, and an organized process for identifying medication-related problems. The purpose of this certificate training program is to prepare pharmacists to improve medication use through the delivery of MTM services in a variety of practice settings.

The goals of this practice-based program are to:

APhA’s Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services certificate training program has three components: online interactive self-study with assessment, the live seminar with online evaluation, and post-seminar case exercise. A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded to participants who successfully complete all program components, including an evaluation.

Key Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

For a complete list of learning objectives and for all APhA accreditation information and policies: please visit APhA’s website, http://www.pharmacist.com/delivering-medication-therapy-management-services

Seminar Agenda

Speakers

Continuing pharmacy education (CPE) information and activity completion requirements

Initial Release Date: 11/01/2014
Activity Type: Practice-Based
Target Audience: Pharmacists in all practice settings

Once credit is claimed, Statements of Credit will be available online within 24 hours on participant’s CPE Monitor profile at www.nabp.net. The Certificate of Achievement will be available online upon successful completion of the necessary activity requirements on the participant’s “My Training” page on www.pharmacist.com.

The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Technical Requirements

Course materials and exams will be accessed online. In order to participate in this activity, registrants must have access to a computer with minimum system requirements: Internet connectivity with current version of internet browsers, such as Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer (v. 9 or later), or Safari; Adobe Acrobat Reader; Flash Player 8 or higher; Windows 95 or later; Pentium 3 or equivalent processor or better; speakers or earphones. For full technology requirements, please visit pharmacist.com/delivering-medication-therapy-management-services

Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services: A Certificate Training Program for Pharmacists was originally created in 2007 by the American Pharmacists Association and the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. © 2014 American Pharmacists Association.

Pricing

GPhA members: $249

Georgia pharmacist non-members: $399, which includes a GPhA membership good through August 31, 2017, qualifying you for CPE and Georgia Pharmacy Convention 2017 discounts and a subscription to Georgia Pharmacy magazine.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds are available for this program. Should GPhA cancel your specific program, you will have an opportunity to transfer your registration to another available date. If you need to cancel your registration, please notify Phillip Ratliff in writing immediately. No refunds will be given due to registration cancellation, but timely notification of a cancellation may allow another person to participate in your place.

Locations — click to register


May 7, 2017: Atlanta area 
GPhA Headquarters
6065 Barfield Road
Sandy Springs, GA 30328

Call with any questions

If you have questions about this program please contact Phillip Ratliff at pratliff@gpha.org or (404) 426-1140.