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2-Day Program: Providing Medication Therapy Services »

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Event Date: 01/19/2013
Event Time: 07:30 AM -
Registration: 09/24/2012 - 01/16/2013
CPE Activity Type: Practice-Based 
Learning Objectives:

Application-based Objectives - UAN# 0033-0000-12-010-H03-P (6.5 hour CE credit)
At the completion of this component, participants should be able to:
1. Use sound principles of evidence-based medicine as the foundation for providing medication therapy services.
2. Find, evaluate, and use clinical practice guidelines in the development of medication therapy services.
3. Develop a protocol for medication therapy services that meets the criteria identified by the Missouri Board of Pharmacy.

Knowledge-based Objectives - UAN# 0033-0000-12-009-L03-P (10.5 hours CE credit)
At the completion of this component, participants should be able to:
1. Comply with Missouri rules and regulations for providing Medication Therapy Services according to a written protocol between a pharmacist and a physician.
2. Perform patient-specific and evidence-based assessments of a patient’s medical problems and pharmacotherapy.
3. Formulate medication-related interventions to achieve patient-specific therapeutic goals and minimize adverse drug events.
4. Develop a medication- and disease-specific monitoring plan to achieve therapeutic goals.
5. Implement an effective patient-specific education and counseling plan to optimize drug therapy outcomes.
6. Perform medication reconciliation between transitions of care and assess the appropriateness of active medications.
7. Document activities performed during patient encounters, including assessments, interventions, patient education, and clinical outcomes.

Target Audience:

Pharmacists who need to complete an additional program to be eligible for a certificate of authority from the Missouri State Board of Pharmacy. This event has been recognized as one that meets the minimum requirements: http://pr.mo.gov/boards/pharmacy/MTS.pdf

Additionally, pharmacists who are interested in gaining knowledge about MTS, but who do not need the certificate of completion because they meet other eligiblity requirments, are welcome to attend the weekend and receive only the 10.5 hours of knowledge-based Continuing Education. The cost for attendance is the same whether participants are only participating in the 2-day event or they are seeking the entire 17 hours and the certificate of completion.

Faculty: Amie Brooks, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP
Amy Drew, Pharm.D., BCPS
Erica Pearce, Pharm.D., BCPS
Matthew Pitlick, Pharm.D., BCPS
Theresa Prosser, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP, AE-C
Terry Seaton, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP
Scott Martin Vouri, Pharm.D., BCPS
Location: St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Jones Hall
3rd Floor
CEUs: 1.050
Contact Hours: 10.50
ACPE Code: 0033-0000-12-009-L03-P
Cost $300.00
Financial Support:

St. Louis College of Pharmacy will provide a full reimbursement, less a $15 processing fee, for participants who withdraw from the program prior to December 1, 2012. After that point, participants will be eligible for a 50% reimbursement December 1, 2012 - January 11, 2013. After January 11, 2013, no reimbursement will be given to participants who withdraw from the program.

For helpful information regarding the specifics of the MTS leglsation, please visit the Missouri State Board of Pharmacy's site: http://pr.mo.gov/boards/pharmacy/certificateofmedicationQA.pdf

Please note, this is a two-day event. Participants will need to complete the home study components and attend the sessions on both Saturday and Sunday to be eligible for the Certificate of Completion. The home study component to be completed before the event will be emailed to participants who have submitted payment starting November 1, 2012.
Saturday, January 19, 2013
7:30 – 8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8 – 8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:15 – 9:15 a.m. Meeting Missouri Rules and Regulations for Written MTS Protocols
9:15 – 9:25 a.m. Break

9:25 – 10:25 a.m. Performing Effective Patient Assessment, Part I
10:25 – 10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Performing Effective Patient Assessment, Part II
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 – 2:15 p.m. Improving Pharmacotherapeutic Outcomes by Making Clinical Interventions
2:15 – 2:30 p.m. Refreshment Break
2:30 – 4 p.m. Designing a Plan to Monitor Drug Therapy
4 – 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 – 5:15 p.m. Implementing an Effective Patient Education and Counseling Plan
5:15 p.m. Adjourn

Sunday, January 20, 2013
7:30 – 8 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8 – 10 a.m. Conducting Medication Reconciliation and Drug Utilization Review
10 – 10:15 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Documenting Medication Therapy Services
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. Identifying Next Steps for Certificate Completion
11:45 a.m. Adjourn

Information about Home Study Requirements
There is a home study component to be completed prior to the session for individuals seeking the certificate of completion; the material will be emailed to participants upon receipt of payment for participation. It should take participants 2 hours to complete this content. Home study material to be completed after the event will be provided on site and must be submitted by February 20, 2012 to be eligible for a Certificate of Completion. It should take participants 4.5 hours to complete this content.