MTM Documentation for Patient Care and Payment

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
Continuing Education Credits: 0.075 (0.75 Contact Hours)
ACPE #: 207-000-15-107-L04-P and ACPE #: 207-000-15-107-L04-T

Medicare Part D plans and other payers that reimburse for medication therapy management (MTM) services are increasingly interested in the quality of the MTM encounters as CMS will be reporting comprehensive medication review (CMR) completion rate as a star rating for the 2016 plan year. This session will provide insight on adequate documentation for reimbursement and the need for and use of appropriate documentation of findings and recommendations in patients’ electronic health records.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives:

  1. Define comprehensive medication review (CMR).
  2. Discuss best practices for documenting CMR.

Speaker: Ugo Nwachukwu, PharmD, Senior Clinical Program Manager, Mirixa, Reston, Virginia

Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians