BECOME A 340B EXPERT
The Apexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program gives you all the education and insight you need to understand the issues, maintain compliance and manage your 340B program effectively.
WHEN 340B COMPLIANCE ISN’T OPTIONAL, NEITHER IS EXPERTISE.
The 340B program is critical for providing affordable prescription drugs to our nation’s underserved communities. With 40,000 participating sites, increased participation brings increased oversight and the likelihood of audits. It’s no longer a matter of if you’ll be audited; it’s a matter of when.
With the Apexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program you’ll get a specialized training program designed to help you improve your program integrity and compliance. This assessment-based online course offers in-depth analysis and specialized training for every aspect of 340B, all at your own pace. Once you’re certified, you’ll be recognized as a 340B expert by your staff, leadership and peers.
Apexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Benefits at a Glance
- Get in-depth insight into 340B requirements
- Learn best practices for ensuring 340B operational integrity
- Understand how to mitigate potential compliance challenges
- Improve your audit preparedness initiatives
- Designed for both covered entity 340B leaders and 340B consultants
- On-demand video learning lets you skip modules where you already have expert knowledge
- Access to a community of your peers through an exclusive LinkedIn group
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What 340B leaders are saying
"I learned more about the backbones of the 340B program and was able to take a deep dive into pricing, Medicaid, program implementation, and other key areas."
Jennifer Hagen, PharmD, 340B ACE, Lead Audit Pharmacist for Turnkey Pharmacy Solutions
Salt Lake City, Utah
"We're a disproportionate share hospital, so the 340B program was valuable to understand other covered entities and their rules and regulations... very user friendly and well laid out. Everything flowed well."
Kathy Walker, 340B ACE, 340B Program Coordinator
St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia
"I learned a lot that's helping us improve our audits, especially in areas that we didn't touch on in the past-or didn't even know enough about to ask."
Dayle Lowry, CPA, MBA, CIA, CFE, 340B ACE, Senior Internal Auditor
Cook Children's Health Care System, Fort Worth Texas
"The 340B program is a single source for expert information that's both concise and detailed. There are links that lead you to statutes and regulations, and calls to action with real-world suggestions that really help in the practice setting."
Greg Cobble, RPh, DPh, 340B ACE, Outpatient Manager
Freeman Health System, Joplin, Missouri
"I come in to work now and notice things we're doing right-and things we can do better. It's definitely enhanced our specialty program."
Amy Pizio-Moore, CPhT, 340B ACE, Specialty Med Coordinator for AU Health Pharmacy
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The following associations support the Apexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program in achieving an industry training standard for the 340B Drug Pricing Program that will help drive program integrity and compliance. Members of these associations are eligible for a $100 discount off the program enrollment fee.
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The Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program is made up of 24 video modules varying in length from 45 minutes to two hours, depending on subject matter. Modules can be paused, watched in any order and rewatched as many times as you wish for review. At the end of the curriculum series you’ll take the Operations Certificate Final Exam to test your subject-matter expertise and earn certification. Modules include:
- Levels of 340B
- Use of 340B Savings
- Eligibility for Hospitals
- Eligibility for Grantees and Designees
- Covered Outpatient Drugs
- 340B Pricing
- Verifying the 340B Price
- 340B and Distributor Accounts
- Chargeback Disputes
- Medicaid Perspectives and 340B
- Duplicate Discount Prevention
- Medicaid Reimbursement and 340B
- Replenishment and Separate Physical Inventory Models
- GPO Prohibition
- Split-Billing Software Vendor Selection and Setup Considerations
- Split-Billing Software Maintenance and Compliance
- Minimizing Unnecessary WAC Expenditure
- Entity-Owned Pharmacy Considerations
- Contract Pharmacy and Vendor Selection Standards
- Contract Pharmacy Inventory Management and Compliance
- Orphan Drug Exclusion
- HRSA and Self-Audit Preparedness
- Resolving 340B Noncompliance
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DON’T JUST CALL YOURSELF
A 340B EXPERT. PROVE IT.
Becoming a 340B Apexus Certified Expert (ACE) is the perfect way to validate your expertise and give your organization more confidence in its 340B implementation. Register today and get started on becoming our next 340B ACE.
The Advanced 340B Operations Certificate Program is a separate Apexus offering that is not a part of the 340B Prime Vendor Program or otherwise associated with the Prime Vendor Agreement between HRSA and Apexus. The program is provided solely for educational and/or instructional purposes, and learner assumes exclusive responsibility for using and applying the information presented therein. Successful completion of the program does not confer a professional license or other equivalent designation or qualification on learner.