FMCP-S Module 12: The ABC's and Stars of Quality Measures

Module Description

This module describes the role of quality measures in managed care pharmacy. Learners will review the various accrediting bodies, the purpose of quality measures, and types of measures. The module will further explore quality measures in the context of the Medicare Stars Rating and the Quality Reporting System used in the Exchanges. 

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Managed Care Professionals

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review how a health plan can become accredited by national accreditation organizations.
  • Explain the role of quality measures in managed care pharmacy.
  • Describe the Medicare star ratings program and measures that impact managed care pharmacy.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
    ACPE The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
07/01/2023
Course expires: 
06/30/2026
Cost:
$0.00

Faculty:

Joseph DiBiase Jr., CPhT
Director, Clinical Pharmacy Operations, Medicare Part D
Magellan Rx Management

Fred Goldstein
President and Founder
Accountable Health, LLC

Tracy McDowd, PharmD, FAMCP
Manager, Clinical Pharmacy
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

Vimal V. Reddy, PharmD
VP, Payer Strategy, Market Access
Lockwood

Financial Relationship Disclosures:

Faculty/Reviewer/PlannerReported Relevant Financial Relationships
Joseph DiBiase Jr., CPhT
Peer Reviewer
None
Fred Goldstein
Faculty, Planner, Peer Reviewer
None
Tracy McDowd, PharmD, FAMCP
Peer Reviewer
None
Brittany V. Henry, PharmD, MBA
Planner, Peer Reviewer
None
Vimal Reddy, PharmD
Peer Reviewer
None
Ruby Singh, PharmD
Planner, Peer Reviewer
None
  • AMCP Staff have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • If applicable, relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and documented.
  • Content has undergone a peer review to ensure content validity.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
    ACPE The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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