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Chapter 6. Physician Perspective on Medication Therapy Management

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Physicians will tend to consider their purview, from the goals of MTM, all of the following EXCEPT:

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a. assessment of the patient's health status

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b. medication-counseling

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c. formulation of a medication treatment plan

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d. selection of medication

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e. monitoring and evaluation of the patient's response to therapy, including safety and effectiveness

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Which of the following are factors in physician's attitudes toward MTM?

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a. Declining reimbursement

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b. Increasing administrative burdens

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c. Burn out

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d. ACA implementation uncertainties

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e. All of the above

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What has the AMA demanded regarding pharmacist-provided MTM?

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a. That there be no adverse outcomes

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b. That the CMR be accurate and complete

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c. That the physician is notified that his or her patient is receiving MTM

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d. Physician approval for patient MTM participation is required

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e. That the MTM CPT codes aren't used

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The adoption of the EMR may negatively influence the physician response to MTM by:

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a. providing pharmacy access to the complete medical record

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b. increasing the number of prescriptions

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c. worsening physician productivity

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d. making MTM unnecessary

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e. eliminating false-positive alerts.

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The Patient-Centered Medical Home is not designed to:

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a. enhance access and continuity

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b. identify and manage patient populations

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c. provide self-care and community support

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d. track and coordinate care

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e. eliminate the need for MTM

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MTM has the potential to help with transformational change and improvement in:

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a. continuous care

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b. medication adherence

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c. reducing healthcare costs

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d. being patient-centric

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