a)Definition of Medication Therapy Management (MTM): it is a distinct service or group of services that optimizes therapeutic outcomes for individual patients
b)Aim of MTM services: enhancing patients’ understanding of appropriate drug use, increasing adherence to medication therapy, and improving detection of adverse drug events.
c)The five core components of an MTM service:
1.Medication therapy review (MTR).
2.Personal medication record (PMR).
3.Medication-related action plan (MAP).
4.Intervention and/or referral.
5.Documentation and follow-up.
Introduction to medication therapy management
Clinical Skills needed to provide medication therapy management
Documentation of medication therapy management services and resources