Optimizing Medications in Practice
Resources for enabling healthcare practitioners to better optimize medications, improve clinical outcomes, and reduce overall healthcare costs.
Medication Management (CMM and MTM)
Resources for understanding key components of the pharmacist’s patient care process, essential functions of comprehensive medication management (CMM), and requirements for providing medication therapy management (MTM).
Requirements for Medication Therapy Management Programs (MTMP)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS): Medication Therapy Management
Community Pharmacists and Medication Therapy Management
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Best Practices Guide
The Patient Care Process for Delivering Comprehensive Medication Management
Optimizing Medication Use in Patient-Centered, Team-Based Care Settings; ACCP CMM in Primary Care Research Team
Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA): Medication Management Services
PQA Medication Therapy Management Measures and Medication Therapy Problem (MTP) Categories Framework
Integrating Comprehensive Medication Management to Optimize Patient Outcomes
Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC): Resource Guide
Impacting Value-Based Outcomes
Resources for learning how medication optimization can improve medication-related quality and performance outcomes.
Healthcare Metrics: Where Do Pharmacists Add Value?
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Commentary
The Pharmacist’s Role in Quality Improvement
American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Discussion Guide
Medication Management: Implications for Practices in Alternative Payment Models (APMs)
A Center for Medication Optimization (CMO) resource
Maximizing Use of Clinical Pharmacists
Strategies and guidance for maximizing use of clinical pharmacists’ expertise in practice.
Adding a Clinical Pharmacist to Your Practice
Resource for helping outpatient clinics incorporate clinical pharmacists into their practices
Practical Strategies for Pharmacist Integration with Primary Care
A University of Vermont College of Medicine, Office of Primary Care workbook
Embedding Pharmacists Into the Practice
American Medical Association (AMA) Steps Forward™ module on collaborating with pharmacists to improve patient outcomes
Improving Patient-Centered Care
Resources and guidance to help you better understand your patients and improve patient-centered care.
AHRQ Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit
Health literacy tools and resources from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
ASHA Health Literacy Resources
Health literacy resources from The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
National Center for Cultural Competence
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development National Center for Cultural Competence
HRSA Culture, Language, and Health Literacy Resources
Resources on cultural, language, and health literacy from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care®
Educational programs, services, and resources from the Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care (IPFCC)