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

CMS Medicare Proposals: Impact on MTM Programs

CMS Medicare Proposals: Impact on MTM Programs

MEDICARE PROPOSALS On November 28th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published “Medicare Program; Contract Year 2019 Policy and... Continued

The MTM Boat

The MTM Boat

Have you ever heard the joke about the guy caught in a flood. To escape the flood he climbs up onto his roof. As the water continues to rise a man on... Continued

Just Launched! CCD Integration

Just Launched! CCD Integration

CSS is excited to announce that we have just launched our Continuity of Care Document (CCD) Integration. Continued

Preparing for Biosimilars

Preparing for Biosimilars

Manufacturers of biologic drugs over the past few years have been “pulling out all the stops” to make it difficult for less expensive biosimilar... Continued

MTM Pilot Audit Summary of Key Points

MTM Pilot Audit Summary of Key Points

CSS has put together a list of key points and associated feedback that we gained from: Continued