Medication Therapy Management

What is Medication Therapy Management (MTM)?

MTM is medical care provided by pharmacists that optimizes drug therapy and improves therapeutic outcomes for Medicare Part D patients with multiple conditions.

 

How Can It Help?

  • Ensures patients take medications correctly
  • Educates and empowers patients to be self-adovocates
  • Enhances communication between patients and their healthcare team
  • Helps lower costs of medications

 

How Does It Work?

  • Conversation occurs between pharmacist and patient either in person or via phone
  • Comprehensive medication review provided of individual’s medications
  • Written or printed summary of results of review are given to patient
  • Follow up interventions occur as warranted