Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Provider Information

The University of Minnesota UPlan Medical Program (UPlan) invites pharmacists to join the UPlan/MedEdgeRx MTM Provider Network to provide medication therapy management services to eligible University employees and their dependents MTM providers are needed throughout the state of Minnesota.

Pharmacist Eligibility

Pharmacists are eligible to become MTM providers in the UPlan/MedEdgeRx network if they graduated during or after 1996, or have completed an approved continuing education course. Pharmacists must be licensed in their state of practice.

The American Pharmacists Association currently offers approved training:

APhA’s Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services

Application to Join the UPlan/MedEdgeRx MTM Provider Network

UPlan/MedEdgeRx MTM Provider Application (pdf)

In addition to completing the application, each pharmacist is required to submit:

  • Copy of current state pharmacist license 
  • Copy of diploma 
  • Current resume/CV

Use the Supplemental Application Form (pdf) for additional practice sites; return it with the MTM Provider Application.

Information for Network Provider, UPlan

University of Minnesota UPlan MTM Program

UPlan Member Eligibility

UPlan members are eligible to participate in MTM services if they are (1) currently taking four or more UPlan-covered prescription and over-the-counter medications for chronic conditions or (2) referred by their physician or (3) have a diagnosis of diabetes, regardless of number of medications. A physician referral should be documented in the patient’s medical record.

UPlan Wellbeing Program

UPlan members who participate in the MTM program have the opportunity to earn wellbeing points in the UPlan's Wellbeing Program. These points may be used toward a reduction on annual medical rates.

UPlan Formulary

Prime Therapeutics LLC is the Pharmacy Benefit Manager for UPlan prescription claims. Pharmacists enrolled as providers in the UPlan MTM Network should consult the UPlan drug formulary when making recommendations for changes in a patient's medication therapy. The current University of Minnesota UPlan Formulary (pdf) lists the medications that are covered by the program.

Program Contacts

Julie Balthazor
MTM Benefit Program Coordinator 
balt0012@umn.edu
612-625-0001

Office location:
B288 Mayo Memorial Building
420 Delaware Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing address:
MedEdgeRx MTM Network
7-159 WDH 
308 Harvard Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455 

Office of Human Resources
phone: 612-624-8647 or 800-756-2363
email: ohr@umn.edu