340B Discussion Forum

Re-certify for 340B!

October 11, 2017 | No Comments

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Rural Health and the Future of the 340B Program

September 20, 2017 | No Comments

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New HRSA Database and PHV FY17 340B Survey

September 13, 2017 | No Comments

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New Kansas Managed Care Organization Effective June 1, 2017

August 10, 2017 | No Comments

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Join Us in Welcoming Therese Caliendo to PHV!

June 13, 2017 | 1 Comment

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“One Of The Best Conferences Yet!”–Success At PHV’s 340B Conference

June 13, 2017 | No Comments

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The ACA & 340B and 340B Conference Sign-Up

May 10, 2017 | No Comments

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340B Health Complimentary Webinar

April 11, 2017 | No Comments

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HRSA Contracts with New Auditing Group

March 14, 2017 | No Comments

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Save the Date– PHV 340B Annual Conference!!

February 10, 2017 | No Comments

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Pharmacy Services

340B Drug Discount Program

340B is a longstanding drug pricing program that was expanded to include critical access hospitals (CAH) through the Affordable Care Act of 2010.  Additionally, children’s hospitals, cancer centers, sole community and rural referral centers can participate in the program.  The 340B program provides an unprecedented opportunity for covered entities (CE) to save on outpatient drugs and create a new revenue stream through contract pharmacies (CP).

PHV 340B Managed Program

At Prairie Health Ventures (PHV), our 340B Management Program will direct and guide your hospital through all the intracacies of implementing and maintaining a compliant and prosperous program.  Our services includes:

Program Implementation

  • Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA) registration to prove eligibility to participate in the program
  • Oversight of third-party software implementation for virtual inventory management and compliance
  • Negotiation and contracting with independent or chain pharmacies

Ongoing Support

  • Routine self-audit reports and assistance with compliance issues
  • Quarterly financial benchmarking reports
  • Dispense fee analysis and renegotiation
  • Policy and procedure template/guidelines
  • Liaison contact for contracted pharmacies
  • External audit vendor recommendations
  • Education via webinars, conferences and onsite visits

Advantages for Enrolling in 340B

  • Improved patient care capabilities, including those most vulnerable in your community
  • Significant savings on outpatient drugs
  • New revenue from contract pharmacies

For five years PHV has been providing education to critical access hospitals in our region about the 340B program and how its components can be leveraged for their organization.  If your hospital is interested in 340B program enrollment, a potential savings analysis and insight into revenue stream opportunities, our staff is here to assist you.  For more information on 340B or our Managed Services Program, contact Karen Morten at 402-742-2207 or email karen.morten@phvne.com.

Additional information:  A Washington, D.C. 340B advocacy group, 340B HEALTH, has a wealth of information for prospective and current participants.  Their website is www.340bhealth.org.

Below are helpful infographics from the American Hospital Association on the 340B Drug Pricing Program.

 

340B Drug Pricing Progam

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