Community Programs Linked to Clinical Services

Resources for Diabetes and Hypertension

REIMBURSEMENT/ADVOCACY

Billing for clinical services provided by pharmacists for medication therapy management (MTM) is an evolving process. The American Pharmacists Association encourages providers to create a standardized, consistently applied process for delivering and documenting care to their patients, which will lead to an effective and efficient practice. Below you will find supporting articles and resources for developing and implementing this process.

The American Pharmacists Association Reimbursement Guidance

ASTHO/NACDD webinar featuring MTM legislation

American College of Clinical Pharmacy Payment Methods in Outpatient Team-Based Clinical Pharmacy Practice

Improving Patient and Health System Outcomes through Advanced Pharmacy Practice
This 2011 report to the U.S. Surgeon General “provides rationale and compelling discussion to support health reform through pharmacists delivering expanded patient care services. In collaboration with other providers, this is an existing, accepted, and additional model of improved health care delivery that meets growing health care demands in the United States.”