PBM 202, Utilization Management Tools for the Pharmacy Benefit, is designed for those who are familiar with basic features of pharmacy benefit management (e.g., types of prescription drugs and cost-sharing designs).  It also assumes familiarity with the definition of, and common uses for, specialty medications.  

The learning objectives of this course are to:
 Define and explain why utilization management (UM) is important

 List the features and describe the effects of various UM tools

 Discuss how health plan enrollees respond to UM strategies
Please note you are able to access the course until the assessment has been passed. Once the assessment is complete, you will no longer be able to view the course. We strongly recommend taking notes for future reference.