Accreditation The American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The American Medical Directors Association designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMDCP Credit Designation: This session has been approved for a total of 1.0 Management credit hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care (CMD).
Session Description: This session will discuss updates on the Medicare Part D program including formulary, medication therapy management and the affect on long term care pharmacy providers. Changes in the Medicare Part D program regulations will be reviewed. Strategies on how to best navigate the Medicare Part D plans in your buildings will be discussed.
Discuss the 2011 changes in the Medicare Part D program regulations.
Explain how Medicare Part D impacts drug selection in the LTC environment.
Describe the financial impact of Medicare Part D on the LTC prescriber.
Identify ways to best navigate the Medicare Part D plans in your buildings.