How can improved MTM technology achieve the triple aim and give you superpowers?

How can improved MTM technology achieve the triple aim and give you superpowers?

Medication therapy management has the ability to dramatically change the way healthcare organizations can achieve the triple aim of improved outcomes at lower costs with higher patient satisfaction.... Continued

The Power of Infusing Population Health into Your MTM Program

The Power of Infusing Population Health into Your MTM Program

Healthcare plans are demanding more from their MTM programs evolving from a compliance offering to a population health management platform. Today MTM can identify at-risk members, improve outcomes... Continued

Is it time to bring your MTM program inhouse?

Is it time to bring your MTM program inhouse?

More and more we hear plans are concerned their MTM programs consume significant resources but do not produce requisite value. Some common complaints we have heard include: Continued

Avoiding accidental calls to relatives of the recently deceased

Avoiding accidental calls to relatives of the recently deceased

If a patient, unfortunately, passes on, it is safe to say that they won't be bothered by a phone call from a pharmacist looking to conduct a... Continued

Patient Acceptance of Pharmacist Run Transition of Care Service

Patient Acceptance of Pharmacist Run Transition of Care Service

A recent article in Innovations in Pharmacy, describes a unique pharmacy based transition of care service. Kowalski et. al. describe a transitions of... Continued

Are ACOs Prepared to Managed Medication Quality and Cost

Are ACOs Prepared to Managed Medication Quality and Cost

BACKGROUND Recentlt Wilks et. al published Optimization of Medication Use at Accountable Care Organizations.The authors studied accountable care... Continued

Integrating pharmacists into the patient centered medical home

Integrating pharmacists into the patient centered medical home

Recently Intermountain Healthcare (IH) reported on effort to integrate pharmacists in their patient centered medical home (PCMH).  IH is an... Continued

OIG Green Lights Pharma support of Transitions MTM program

OIG Green Lights Pharma support of Transitions MTM program

Health and Human Service's Office of Inspector General issued an advisory opinion in December of 2017 indicating that Pharma support of a program to... Continued

Is Post Marketing Surveillance an new opportunity for MTM

Is Post Marketing Surveillance an new opportunity for MTM

A post marketing requirement (PMR) is a study or clinical trial that a pharmaceutical company is required by statute or regulation to conduct post... Continued