What is Medication Therapy Management

Under Medicare Rules, all Part D Medicare Prescription Plans are required to have this program beginning January 1, 2014.

The program is designed to provide the optimal treatment regimen for those with Chronic Conditions.  There is a focus on ensuring that the right drug is being taken by the appropriate groups, and in reducing drug interactions.  In most cases it will administered by your Pharmacist, and Medicare Beneficiaries with multiple Chronic Conditions are eligible, or those that are likely to incur $3,017 or more in drug costs in 2014.

 

Information on MTM programs is available on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services website (http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Prescription-Drug-Coverage/).