Terry Cothran, D.Ph.Director, Pharmacy Management Consultants at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Terry is currently the Director at Pharmacy Management Consultants (a division of the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy). In his current role they provide support to the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (state Medicaid agency) in managing the pharmacy benefits for our state Medicaid members. They have also expanded our practice into areas of Medication Therapy Management, Antibiotic Stewardship, Alternate Payment Models (APMs)/Value-Based Contracting, Academic Detailing, and programs to reduce over prescribing in nursing homes. The APM initiative has gained attention nationally from CMS as the first state Medicaid to initiate an APM intended to reduce prescription and healthcare costs.