FMCP-S Module 2: Pharmacy Benefit Management Tools

Module Description

How do pharmacy benefits meet the demands of balancing safety, effectiveness, and accessibility of drug products while also ensuring that the most cost-effective treatment options are used appropriately in the service of optimal health outcomes? This module discusses various management strategies and tools used in the management of pharmacy benefits.

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Managed Care Professionals

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss common strategies used to manage the cost of medications and access to medications in a pharmacy benefit.
  • Recognize how various drug cost and utilization management strategies can be combined to design a customized pharmacy benefit.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Certificate of Completion
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

  • 1.00 Certificate of Completion

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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