Course Catalog » Clinical Pharmacy 161.02

Subject: Clinical Pharmacy
Course Number: 161.02
Course Title: Introduction to Managed Care Pharmacy
Units: 1
School: Pharmacy
Department: Clinical Pharmacy

Course Description: This course provides an overview of managed care pharmacy in the US healthcare system.Topics include an introduction to managed care principles,pharmacoeconomics,and outcomes research,P&T and formulary management,accountable care organizations and the medical home model,and a broad sampling of managed care career paths.By course completion,students will have an understanding of managed care pharmacy and how managed care decisions are made in a range of practice settings.
Prerequisites: none
Restrictions: none
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: M. Stebbins
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No