340B University (Las Vegas / NPPA)
 

340B University at NPPA Annual Conference-Las Vegas, NV 

As the Health Resources and Services Administration-designated Prime Vendor for the 340B Drug Pricing Program, Apexus will continue to closely monitor developments related to COVID-19 and follow CDC guidance. The health of our staff, faculty and attendees is a priority. We will email 340B University registrants if there is a schedule change. 

Monday, August 16, 2021

8:00 am-4:45 pm
Breakfast and registration open at 7:00 am
 
Bally's Las Vegas 
3654 South Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109 
 
To register for and attend the NPPA Conference being held August 17-19, 2021 at Bally's Las Vegas, please visit the NPPA website.  

Apexus is following established COVID-19 safety practices for the comfort and safety of 340B University attendees. Please do not attend if you have any symptoms of COVID-19 as outlined by the CDCor are not comfortable attending the sessions.
  • Seating in half rounds (6 guests per table)
  • Hand sanitizer stations are present
  • Breakfast and lunch served individually
  • Masks are optional
  • We ask that attendees maintain at least 3 feet of social distance and respect each other’s personal space when networking.
  • Bally's Las Vegas cleans and disinfects regularly throughout the day

You Are Invited to Attend 340B University

The 340B Prime Vendor Program (PVP), managed by Apexus, offers 340B University, a foundational education program designed to meet the practical needs of PVP participants and other program stakeholders. Topics cover the 340B fundamentals; therefore, the education is intended for those new to 340B, and is not intended as an annual update. 

340B University will be presented for all 340B stakeholders and will feature a broad range of educational sessions, including content regarding the following:

     • 340B BasicsIntroduction to the 340B Drug Pricing Program

     • Program integrity and audits

     • Implementation/policyMaintain compliant 340B purchasing practices at entity and retail/contract pharmacy

     • PricingCalculation and integrity concerns

     • 340B and MedicaidOverview of billing and duplicate discount policies

Take advantage of the opportunity for hands-on practical advice to help with 340B Program implementation. Specially designed breakout sessions will help you enhance program integrity by learning from industry experts and networking with peers.

 
Objectives

Upon completion of the 340B University event, participants will be able to:

     • Describe the history, intent, and statutory principles of the 340B Program.

     • Outline the process for addressing 340B policy and the maintenance of integrity of  
        340B Program participation.

     • Describe the role of the manufacturer, wholesaler, Prime Vendor, and covered entity in 340B pricing integrity.

     • Identify the roles and responsibilities for 340B implementation and monitoring that   
       may be managed by a pharmacy technician.

340B University meets these objectives in a one-day, intensive learning experience that mixes traditional lecture and interactive/practical application learning formats. Continuing education credit is available for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

Target Audience

This program is targeted to pharmacists practicing in 340B covered entities and their contracted pharmacies, as well as all other 340B stakeholders, including vendors, manufacturers, consultants, hospital leadership, and pharmacy technicians.

Registration Information

The PVP offers 340B University to meet the needs of participants and other program stakeholders at no charge. You must register to attend a 340B University event. Early registration is encouraged. When this event reaches capacity, a wait list will go into effect. 

Please note: Due to high demand, 340B University registration is limited to two attendees per organization.