MTM Certificate Program for Pharmacy Technicians

Purchase unlimited access to all 11 CE courses (total of 12 credit hours) listed below for
2 years for the one-time fee of $29.95

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:

2017 Update: Module 1. Introduction to Medication Therapy Management (MTM)

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

This module provides 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
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 2. Medication Therapy Management Procedures and Documents

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

This section explains MTM steps and procedures that are most relevant to pharmacy technicians, including the technician's role in generating and updating key MTM documents.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
ACPE / Other / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 3. Medication Reconciliation—Steps for the Pharmacy Technician

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

Through this module, pharmacy technicians will acquire skills needed to perform and support medication reconciliation procedures and develop a Personal Medication List (PML).

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 4. How Can Technicians Help to Maximize Medication Safety?

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

Module 4 identifies ways in which the pharmacy technician can help reduce medication errors and maximize medication safety.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
ACPE / Other / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 5. Helping Patients with Drug Benefits and Coverage

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

Pharmacy technicians will be provided with necessary background and useful tools to assist patients in their decision-making about medication benefits and coverage.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 6. The Importance of Chronic Disease Management in MTM

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

This module reviews core chronic disease states targeted in MTM and explains why chronic disease management is a critical goal in MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 7. Polypharmacy and MTM

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

A comprehensive review of polypharmacy, this module identifies for pharmacy technicians how reducing and/or managing multiple medications as a primary goal of MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
ACPE / Other / 1.50
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 8. Medication Use Among Older Adults

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

To participate in MTM, pharmacy technicians need to understand aspects of medication use applicable to older adults, including differing response to medications and risks of therapies.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 9. Generic Drugs and Therapeutic Equivalence

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

This module identifies for pharmacy technicians the principles of generic substitution and therapeutic equivalence and the role of these concepts in MTM.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 10. Controlled Substances and Risk Evaluation Mitigation Strategies (REMS)

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

Some medications have specific restrictions due to controlled substance schedules or REMS programs. This module teaches pharmacy technicians about these programs affect the MTM process.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.00
ACPE / Other / 1.00
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 

2017 Update: Module 11. Arranging for Reimbursement of MTM Services

Topic(s): Medication Therapy Management

This Module identifies the systems by which pharmacists can obtain reimbursement for provision of MTM services and the role of technicians in processing these documents.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 0.50
ACPE / Other / 0.50
Web Publication: 11/15/2017
Expiration: 11/15/2020

 


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