FMCP-S Module 3: Behind the Scenes: Getting Medications to Patients through the Pharmacy Benefit

Module Description

This module explores the behind-the-scenes of coverage, prescribing, claims and adjudication processes. Participants will learn about the invisible steps and data exchange that culminate into a filled prescription, ready for pick up. Differences between traditional and electronic prescribing, the use of claims analysis and edits, and the importance of data exchange and reporting are some of the concepts discussed in this module.

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Managed Care Professionals

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe the insurance coverage and benefits and its various components and participants.
  • Summarize the difference between traditional paper prescribing and electronic prescribing.
  • List the steps involved in adjudicating a prescription drug claim.
Course summary
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.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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