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Providing Medication Therapy Services


This program is designed to meet the needs of pharmacists who wish to enter collaborative practice with physicians using a Medication Therapy Services (MTS) protocol in the state of Missouri. This program contains a one and a half day live session as well as a home study module. 
 
 

Date: Jan 19, 2018 08:00 AM - Jan 20, 2018 12:00 PM

Fee

$340.00

CE Hours

17.00

Registration closes on Jan 18, 2018 11:55 PM

Activity Type

  • Application

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Requirements for CE Credit

This program meets the Missouri Board of Pharmacy's requirements in order to apply for the MTS designation on a pharmacy license. In order to receive the certificate, particpants must successfully complete both the live and home study modules and an evaluation of each. Successful completion of a pretest is required to attend the live seminar. To complete the home study module, participants must submit a sample MTS protocol that meets all requirements as stated in the template within 30 days of the live module.
 
To receive CPE Credit, participants must complete an evaluation for each module they would like to receive credit for (live and home study). An evaluation code will be given at the end of the live seminar. Following completion of an evaluation, participants' credit will be processed through CPE Monitor using their NABP e-Profile ID and date of birth as listed in their profiles.  
 
 
Refund Policy
If you are no longer able to attend for any reason, please contact our office via email as soon as possible. You may use the "Contact Us" page. The following refund eligiblilty applies:
  • December 13, 2017 or earlier – 100% refund, less $20 administrative charge ($320 refunded)
  • December 14, 2017 to January 14, 2018 – 75% refund ($255 refunded)
  • January 15, 2018 or later – no refund
 
Scholarship Opportunity
Some participants may be eligible to have their registration reimbursed through the Missouri Pharmacist Association's Pharmacist Service Expansion Project. To learn more, please visit their website: Click here »
 

 
Click to view each module. To register, please select the checkbox called "Providing Medication Therapy Services (Entire Program)," and select "Register Now." 
 
Note: We are going green! Printed handouts are not provided at this session. Feel free to bring your laptop or tablet! Wifi access is provided to all participants. If you prefer to print your handouts, please visit the course materials section. All handouts will be visible after payment has been verified.

 

 

 

   

This portion must be completed at home prior to arriving at the live seminar on January 19th. The test must be passed with a minimum of 70% (7/10 questions answered correctly). Participants may take the test as many times as they would like.
 
Pre-test materials are now available!

   

   

This is the live seminar portion of the "Providing Medication Therapy Services" course. All sessions will be located in St. Louis College of Pharmacy's Academic Research Building (ARB), room 222. Doors will be locked prior to 7:30 AM. All participants should park in our Children's Place garage located at 4531 Children's Place. For additional information regarding our parking garage, please click here.
 
FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2018
7:30 – 8:00 AM
Check In & Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 AM
Introduction to the Course
8:15 – 9:15 AM
Session 1: Meeting Missouri Rules and Regulations for Written MTS Protocols
9:25 – 10:25 AM
Session 2: Patient Assessment, Part I
10:45 – 11:45 AM
Session 3: Patient Assessment, Part II
11:45 – 12:30 PM
LUNCH
12:30 – 2:15 PM
Session 4: Improving Outcomes with Clinical Interventions
2:30 – 3:30 PM
Session 5: Patient Education and Counseling
3:45 – 5:15 PM
 
Session 6: Designing a Plan to Monitor Drug Therapy
 
SATURDAY, JANUARY 20, 2018
7:30 – 8:00 AM
Check In & Breakfast
8:10 – 10:00 AM
Session 7: Medication Reconciliation & DUR
10:15 – 11:15 AM
Session 8: Documentation for MTS Protocols
11:15 – 11:45 AM
Session 9: Obtaining CPE Credit & Post-Seminar Home Study Instructions
11:45 – 12:00 PM
Session 10: About the PSE Project (optional)

Objectives

  • Comply with all Missouri rules and regulations for providing Medication Therapy Services according to a written protocol between a pharmacist and physician.
  • Perform patient-specific and evidence-based assessments of a patient??s medical problems and pharmacotherapy.
  • Formulate medication-related interventions to achieve patient-specific therapeutic goals and minimize adverse drug events.
  • Develop a medication- and disease-specific monitoring plan to achieve therapeutic goals.
  • Implement an effective patient-specific education and counseling plan to optimize drug therapy outcomes.
  • Perform medication reconciliation between transitions of care and assess the appropriateness of active medications.
  • Document activities performed during patient encounters, including assessments, interventions, patient education, and clinical outcomes.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Amie Brooks, Pharm.D., BCPS
Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Brooks is Professor and Interim Director, Division of Ambulatory Care; Director PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program at St. Louis College of Pharmacy; and Clinical Pharmacist in Primary Care at the St. Louis County Department of Public Health. Dr. Brooks earned her Pharm.D. from St. Louis College of Pharmacy and completed her residency training at the Saint Louis VA Medical Center in 2001. Since that time, she has had a full-time faculty appointment with responsibilities in teaching, lecture coordination, resident and student precepting, research, and clinical practice. Her practice and scholarship have focused primarily in the areas of diabetes, hypertension, and collaborative drug therapy management by pharmacists. Dr. Brooks is a published author and a past recipient of the ASHP Best Practices Award for her clinical service. She is an active member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) and is Board Certified in Pharmacotherapy and Ambulatory Care.

Amy Drew, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Drew is an Associate Professor with the Department of Pharmacy Practice; Preceptor for PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Mercy Hospital/St. Louis College of Pharmacy; and Clinical Pharmacist in Ambulatory Care at Mercy Clinic Family Medicine. Dr. Drew earned her BS in Biology from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and her Pharm.D. from Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. She completed her residency training at the John Cochran VA Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Drew’s areas of interest and clinical services include: anticoagulation, diabetes, and osteoporosis

Andrew Crannage, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Crannage obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from St. Louis College of Pharmacy in 2008. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at St. John's Mercy Medical Center and St. Louis College of Pharmacy. He is currently an Internal Medicine Clinical Pharmacist at Mercy Hospital St. Louis and an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Dr. Crannage's areas of interest include: cardiology, infectious diseases, and nephrology.

Erica Crannage, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Crannage obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Drake University in 2008. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency with an Ambulatory Care Focus in 2009 and a PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency in 2010 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. She is currently an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Dr. Crannage is also a Clinical Pharmacist at the Saint Louis University Department of Family and Community Medicine SLUCare Patient-Centered Medical Home where she has developed and implemented multiple Medication Therapy Services protocols. Her areas of interest and clinical services include: anticoagulation; prevention and treatment of diabetes; and interprofessional education.

Michelle Jeon, Pharm.D.
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice , St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Jeon received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in 2015. She completed her Community Practice Residency experience at Hartzell’s Pharmacy/Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. Currently, Dr. Jeon’s practice site is at Walgreens Pharmacy, where she coordinates implementation of clinical services and provides medication therapy management. Additionally, Dr. Jeon serves as residency site coordinator for the Walgreens/STCLOP PGY1 Community-Based Residency Program.

Terry Seaton, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP
Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Seaton is Professor of Pharmacy Practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy where he teaches evidence-based medicine, advocacy, and informatics. His research focus is in the area of dissemination and implementation science and he provides clinical pharmacy services in population health to the Mercy Accountable Care Organization (ACO). Dr. Seaton earned a BS in Pharmacy degree at the University of Colorado and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Washington in Seattle. He subsequently completed a General Hospital Residency and a specialty residency in family medicine also at the University of Washington. For 14 years, Dr. Seaton provided direct patient care, taught, and conducted primary care-related research at Mercy Family Medicine, a community-based family medicine residency training program. In 2007, he testified before the House and Senate committees in the Missouri legislature in support of the bill that resulted in the new medication therapy services rules. In 2001, he was a United States Public Health Service Primary Care Policy Fellow and has served on the Board of the Society of Primary Care Policy Fellows. Dr. Seaton is Past President and Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). He previously served as a member of the inaugural Specialty Council on Ambulatory Care Pharmacy for the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS).

Activity Number

0033-0000-17-054-L03-P
Date: 01/19/18 08:00 AM - 01/20/18 12:00 PM

CE Hours

10.50

Location

ARB 222
   

   

The home study module is required to acquire the certificate for MTS application through the Missouri Board of Pharmacy and is completed AFTER attending all sessions of the live seminar. Those who complete the live seminar but not the home study module are eligible to receive CPE credit only for the live module and will not be able to apply for the MTS designation using this program as a completed certificate program. 
 
Partial refunds for those participants who complete only the live session but not the home study module are not available. 

Objectives

  • Use sound principles of evidence-based medicine as the foundation for providing medication therapy services.
  • Find relevant and reputable clinical practice guidelines on the Internet .
  • Evaluate the validity and quality of published clinical practice guidelines.
  • Use recommendations from clinical practice guidelines to develop medication therapy services.
  • Write a protocol for medication therapy services that meets all of the criteria identified by the Missouri Board of Pharmacy.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Terry Seaton, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP
Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Seaton is Professor of Pharmacy Practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy where he teaches evidence-based medicine, advocacy, and informatics. His research focus is in the area of dissemination and implementation science and he provides clinical pharmacy services in population health to the Mercy Accountable Care Organization (ACO). Dr. Seaton earned a BS in Pharmacy degree at the University of Colorado and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Washington in Seattle. He subsequently completed a General Hospital Residency and a specialty residency in family medicine also at the University of Washington. For 14 years, Dr. Seaton provided direct patient care, taught, and conducted primary care-related research at Mercy Family Medicine, a community-based family medicine residency training program. In 2007, he testified before the House and Senate committees in the Missouri legislature in support of the bill that resulted in the new medication therapy services rules. In 2001, he was a United States Public Health Service Primary Care Policy Fellow and has served on the Board of the Society of Primary Care Policy Fellows. Dr. Seaton is Past President and Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). He previously served as a member of the inaugural Specialty Council on Ambulatory Care Pharmacy for the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS).

Activity Number

0033-0000-17-055-H03-P

Release Date: Jan 19, 2018
Credit Expiration Date: Jan 19, 2018

CE Hours

6.50