Texas Health Steps provides resources for primary care providers and other health professionals, including a pharmacy continuing education course available for credit and three quick courses:
- The pharmacy continuing education course is accredited and includes requirements related to pharmacy enrollment, using the PDL and online formulary, obtaining prior authorization, and dispensing a 72-hour emergency supply of medication.
- A five-minute Dispenser’s Guide to Texas Medicaid Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits quick course for pharmacy staff.
- A five-minute Prescriber’s Guide to Texas Medicaid Outpatient Pharmacy Prior Authorization quick course for prescribing physicians.
- A five-minute Texas Medicaid Mosquito Repellent Benefit quick course for pharmacy staff.
Refer to the education section in the pharmacy procedure manual for links to more education resources, including downloadable materials and the TMHP Learning Management System.