Effective Formulary Management:
Decreased Costs & Better Clinical Outcomes
What Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians Need to Know About Formulary Management
Thursday, May 20, 2021 @ 2:00PM CT
Join us to hear Kevin describe the formulary system assessment process for a formulary addition request, including the recommended components of a drug monograph, and more.
He’ll talk about P & T committee roles, composition and accreditation requirements, including the actions that must be performed by various stakeholders following the approval of a new drug product to formulary.
Kevin will also describe strategies for managing medication use and the economic/clinical impact of the resulting improvement in value-based care from effective formulary management.
In this 1-hour webinar:
- A high-level refresher on formulary basics and evolution
- Detailed breakdowns of formulary management processes
- Real-world examples from UVA Health System
Kevin Fekete, PharmD, UVA Health System
Dr. Fekete is a current PGY-1 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident at UVA Health.
He is a graduate of Purdue University College of Pharmacy class of 2020. As a student he was a leader in the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Purdue chapter which helped foster his passion for serving vulnerable populations, public health, and innovative services that improve health outcomes.
As a resident, his quality improvement project is evaluating time to antiretroviral therapy in newly established patients in the UVA Ryan White HIV clinic and his research project is analyzing the utilization of MRSA PCR nasal swabs in acute myeloid leukemia patients. His professional interests are focused on entrepreneurship, underserved communities, and utilizing technology to improve health outcomes.
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