OnDemand

340B Program online learning modules are authored by subject matter experts to align with HRSA policy.

Learn essential compliance elements of the 340B Program by completing the curriculum at your own pace from your home or office.

Core Curriculum

Complete OnDemand modules to gain a foundational understanding of the 340B Program prior to attending in-person trainings or virtual offerings, such as a workshop or office hours session. Earning a statement of completion takes approximately four hours.

Re-enroll in any previously completed modules to update your transcript completion date. Re-enrolling is commonly used to fulfill employer annual 340B training requirements.

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Module Title

Description

Provides a foundational overview of the 340B Program and serves as a primer for the rest of the modules in the curriculum. Closed captioning available.

Describes the major stakeholders and their roles in the 340B Program. Closed captioning available.

Outlines the types of 340B-eligible organizations and compliance best practices for covered entities.

340B Pricing
15 minutes

Describes how the 340B prices are calculated and the functions of manufacturers, wholesalers, and HRSA in 340B pricing. Closed captioning available.

Provides an overview of the compliance cornerstones of the 340B Program, including prevention of diversion and duplicate discounts, GPO Prohibition, and the Orphan Drug Exclusion. Closed captioning available.

340B and Medicaid
12 minutes

Defines duplicate discounts and how they occur, as well as stakeholder roles in identifying and/or preventing them. Closed captioning available.

Discusses the role of the Medicaid Exclusion File (MEF) in preventing duplicate discounts and the uses of the MEF by 340B stakeholders. Closed captioning available.

Provides an overview of the various drug delivery models in 340B implementation and identifies decision points and best practices for each model. Closed captioning available.

GPO Prohibition
10 Minutes

Defines the GPO Prohibition, which entities are subject to its requirements, and when an entity may use a GPO in a compliant manner.

Defines the Orphan Drug Exclusion, which entities are subject to its requirements, and approaches for compliance. Closed captioning available.

Contract Pharmacy
16 Minutes

Discusses compliance and operational considerations for using a contract pharmacy arrangement. Closed captioning available.

Discusses compliance and operational considerations of using an entity-owned pharmacy model Closed captioning available..

Mixed-Use Areas
11 Minutes

Discusses 340B inventory models in mixed-use areas of a hospital and the role in compliance of split-billing software and multiple purchasing account types.

Audit Process and Preparedness
16 Minutes
Updated Feb 2022

Discusses the process of HRSA and manufacturer audits of covered entities, as well as types of self-audits to maintain a compliant 340B program. Closed captioning available.

PVP Contracting
12 Minutes

Describes the role and benefits of the Prime Vendor Program (PVP), including contracting solutions to provide value for PVP participants.

Tailored to executive leadership; discusses the value and risks to an organization by participating in the 340B Program.

Outlines compliance and operational requirements for manufacturers, including the requirements of the pharmaceutical pricing agreement. Closed captioning available.

Outlines compliance and operational best practices for distributors, including the role in processing chargebacks.

Supplemental Courses

BUYERS AND PURCHASING

A Buyer’s Introduction to 340B >

Helps buyers understand the 340B Program and how it affects procurement processes.

A Buyer’s Guide to the PVP >

Helps buyers understand the purpose of the 340B Prime Vendor Program and how to find education and support tools for stakeholders on the PVP website.

340B Compliance Concepts for Buyers Part 1 >

Understand what diversion and duplicate discounts are in the 340B Program and how they can help prevent violations at entities.

Basics of Compliant Purchasing and the Prime Vendor's Role in Purchasing >

Understand the foundations of purchasing decisions at a hospital and the role of Apexus as the 340B Prime Vendor.

PVP Distribution Network and Account Type Contract Loads >

Review the role of the PVP Distribution Network, as well as the different types of contract pricing, including PVP contracts, that are loaded to each of type of purchasing account to support compliance purchasing practices.


COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS

Managing Physical Clinic Inventory >

Review key 340B compliance considerations and best practices when setting up and maintaining 340B physical inventory in a clinic setting.

Test drive 340B University OnDemand

View Module 1: Introduction to the 340B Drug Pricing Program (13 min).

340B Education Roadmap

See a list of all education opportunities available to you and common paths to advance your 340B knowledge. Learn skills commonly needed to fulfill employers' annual 340B training requirements.

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