MTM Certificate Program for Pharmacy Technicians

Purchase access to all 11 CE courses (total of 12 credit hours) listed below for the one-time fee of $29.95. You have unlimited access to the MTM Certificate Program through November 15, 2021

Introduction


What This Certificate Program Offers

Available for $29.95, this MTM Certificate Program offers 12 T-designated Credit hours and has been specifically designed for the pharmacy technician. The use of Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services is being endorsed by major health care organizations across the country. Pharmacy technicians play a critical role in supporting MTM services and this is an important step in the expanding role of the pharmacy technician.

Expert faculty consultants have focused on the current and future informational needs of pharmacy technicians to help them prepare for and support MTM services in any health care setting. In addition, a panel of practicing pharmacy technicians participated in a focus group, providing insight into what is most relevant to their jobs and where their greatest educational needs lie. MTM services help improve adherence and increase safe health care practices, as well as reduce medication errors and medication waste and overall healthcare costs.

This program provides a Certificate of training verifying that you have completed the course material, and is not a Certification program.



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MTM Certificate Program for Pharmacy Technicians Listing

The program includes 11 cutting edge modules:

Module 1. Introduction to Medication Therapy Management (MTM)

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To provide pharmacy technicians with a basic understanding of medication therapy management (MTM) and how technicians can contribute to the process of MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 2. Medication Therapy Management Procedures and Documents

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To explain the steps and procedures of medication therapy management (MTM) that are most relevant to pharmacy technicians, including the technician's role in generating and updating key documents used in MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 3. Medication Reconciliation—Steps for the Pharmacy Technician

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To provide pharmacy technicians with the skills they need to perform and support medication reconciliation procedures and develop a Personal Medication List (PML).

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 4. How Can Technicians Help to Maximize Medication Safety?

Topic(s): Medication Errors , Patient Safety , Medication Therapy Management

To Identify ways in which the pharmacy technician can help reduce medication errors and maximize medication safety.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 5. Helping Patients with Drug Benefits and Coverage

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To provide pharmacy technicians with the tools and background to assist patients with decision-making about medication benefits and coverage.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 6. The Importance of Chronic Disease Management in MTM

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To review core chronic disease states targeted in medication therapy management (MTM) and why chronic disease management is a critical goal in MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 7. Polypharmacy and MTM

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To define polypharmacy and educate pharmacy technicians about managing multiple medications in the setting of MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 8. Medication Use Among Older Adults

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To enable pharmacy technicians to identify aspects of medication use applicable to older adults, including the frail elderly.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 9. Generic Drugs and Therapeutic Equivalence

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To identify for pharmacy technicians how generic substitution and therapeutic equivalence play a role in MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 10. Controlled Substances and Risk Evaluation Mitigation Strategies (REMS)

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To teach pharmacy technicians about how prescribing and distribution restrictions for controlled substances and Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) affect the MTM process.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 

Module 11. Arranging for Reimbursement of MTM Services

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To enable pharmacy technicians to assist with documents and paperwork associated with reimbursement of pharmacist-provided medication therapy management (MTM).

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 0.50
Web Publication: 11/16/2020
Expiration: 11/16/2023

 


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