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The CMS 5 Star Ratings - What They Are & Why They Matter

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Measuring Quality Performance: The CMS 5 Star Ratings - What They Are & Why They Matter

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Activity Details


Amy B. Scott, BS Pharm, RPh, Pharmacy Quality Consultant, Pharmacy Quality Solutions


Target Audience: All pharmacists and all pharmacy technicians, community pharmacists, health system pharmacists, managed care pharmacists.


CE Credit: 1.0 contact hour (0.10 CEUs)


Program Objectives: At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Describe Value Driven Healthcare
2. Describe the CMS Star ratings process as it relates to medications
3. Explain the reasoning for measuring the quality of medication use
4. Discuss where plans are headed related to the quality of medication use
5. Evaluate new technology programs and dashboards which highlight metrics for Pharmacies, Health Plans, & PBMs


Activity Type: Knowledge-based


UANs: 0159-0000-15-045-H04-P & 0159-0000-15-045-H04-T


Cost: Free for PPA members! $30 for non-members.


Release Date: October 4, 2015
Expiration Date: October 4, 2018


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