Medication Related STAR Measures

Medication Related STAR Measures

Medication management (MM) is proving to be a viable tool for improving medication related quality metrics. More and more, managed care organizations... Continued

Enhanced MTM: Preparing Your Submission

Enhanced MTM: Preparing Your Submission

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Help for a Struggling Adherence Star Rating

Help for a Struggling Adherence Star Rating

Improve Your Adherence STAR Rating According to a recent report by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), over 30% of the nearly 500... Continued

To Improve CMR Rates, Time Is Everything

To Improve CMR Rates, Time Is Everything

Now's the Time to Test Engagement Strategies To Improve CMR Rates in 2016 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has revealed the... Continued

CMS Reveals Cut Points for Medicare Part D CMR Rate Measure

CMS Reveals Cut Points for Medicare Part D CMR Rate Measure

Is Your CMR Rate Worth of a Five STAR Rating? The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently shared their much-anticipated CMR rate cut... Continued

Medicaid Mega-Reg: How Medication Therapy Management (MTM) May Become Necessary To Meet New Regulations

Medicaid Mega-Reg: How Medication Therapy Management (MTM) May Become Necessary To Meet New Regulations

For the first time since 2002, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed changes to the Medicaid regulations (Mega-Reg) that... Continued

Population Health Meets Medication Management

Population Health Meets Medication Management

Managed and Accountable Care Organizations who are not using their medication programs as the core or (at a minimum) to synergize their population... Continued

CMS Expectations of CMR Completion Rates

CMS Expectations of CMR Completion Rates

Thoughts on CMS' Future Expectations of CMR Completion Rates for Medicare Part D Plans Comprehensive Medication Reviews (CMR) changed from a Display... Continued

CSS Verifies That Increased Availability of MTM Services Facilitates Identification of Adverse Drug Effects in Psychiatric Patients

CSS Verifies That Increased Availability of MTM Services Facilitates Identification of Adverse Drug Effects in Psychiatric Patients

BUFFALO, NY (April, 2015)—Clinical Support Services (CSS) Resident Pharmacist, Stephanie Englert, PharmD, has completed preliminary analysis of... Continued