Lessons Learned: Collaboration to Support Cardiovascular Disease Guidelines-based Adherence
Pricing: Free for Members and Non-Members
Please Note: This webcast is a recording from eLearning Days 2022 and is NOT accredited for continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit.
This session is sponsored by Amgen and will review the findings and lessons learned from Amgen, Optum Life Sciences, and a health plan network ACO collaborating to improve the blood cholesterol outcomes in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) patients by providing guideline-based treatment.
Pharmacists who practice in managed care settings.
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Understand the impact of CVD in the US and barriers to addressing ASCVD
Highlight a novel collaboration to utilize a team-based approach with patient communication to improve blood cholesterol outcomes
Discuss the importance of following guideline-based treatment in cardiovascular disease to improve quality of care and appropriate use of treatments
Understand how payers and providers can use data to incorporate guideline-based care recommendations with patients and into daily practice processes
Bethany Kalich, PharmD
Medical Director, Cardiovascular Medical Affairs
San Antonio, Texas
Brian K. Solow, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Optum Life Sciences
Annie Schuster, PharmD, FAMCP
Clinical Programs, Sr Director
CIGNA Health Corporation
Please note that this session is not accredited for continuing pharmacy education credit.
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