Prime Vendor Publications
Publications provided here include 340B Prime Vendor articles focused on delivering informative and useful material to program participants and stakeholders.
The 340B PVP contracts with manufacturers to lower 340B pricing. The 340B PVP Pharmacy Buyer’s Newsletter provides practical insights on 340B pharmacy purchasing. Sign up today to receive free quarterly updates and best practices.
Monthly newsletters from the Institute of Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) covering medication-related errors, adverse drug reactions, and implications for community practice sites, as well as recommendations for improving medication safety within communities.
Contract Update, a monthly newsletter for PVP participants published by the 340B Prime Vendor Program that highlights PVP contract changes and important announcements.
September 2020 ISMP Medication Safety Alert
September 2020 ISMP Medication Safety Alert covering medication-related errors, adverse drug reactions, and implications for community practice sites, as well as recommendations for improving medication safety within communities.Read more >
September 2020 Contract Update
September 2020 contract updates, including new contracts, pricing decreases, product additions or deletions, and other important announcements for Prime Vendor Program Participants.Read more >
Apexus Selected to Continue as the HRSA 340B Prime Vendor
Apexus, LLC, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to continue as the 340B Prime Vendor. HRSA chose Apexus as part of a competitive, open bid process.Read more >
340B Regulatory Changes: Impact and Best Practices for Manufacturers
An overview of the CMP Final Rule and the pricing component of the 340B OPAIS. In addition, we share best practices on how to achieve compliance and operational efficiencies.Read more >
Lessons Learned from Apexus Answers III
The final article in a 3-part series to highlight cases in which Apexus Answers, a service provided by the 340B Prime Vendor Program, was a valuable resource for 340B stakeholders.Read more >
Lessons Learned from Top Apexus Answers 340B Interventions—Part II
Second of 3-article series to highlight cases in which Apexus Answers, a service provided by the 340B Prime Vendor Program, was a valuable resource for 340B stakeholders.Read more >
Lessons Learned from Top Apexus Answers 340B Interventions
First in series of 3 articles to highlight cases in which Apexus Answers, a service provided by the 340B Prime Vendor Program, was a valuable resource for 340B stakeholders.Read more >
Yes, You Can Purchase Vaccines on Your 340B Account (Hint: it’s not a 340B price, it’s a PVP value-added price)
PVP has partnered with vaccine manufacturers and distributors to provide discounts on vaccine products—including seasonal flu vaccines—to all 340B covered entities, regardless of size, through the Prime Vendor Program.Read more >
340B Knowledge Can Make or Break Your Organization
A successful, compliant 340B program requires effective education that adapts to meet the needs of different learners across several disciplines, environments, and knowledge bases.Read more >
340B Purchasing Tools That You Should Be Using Right Now
Now, more than ever, it is important for 340B covered entities to implement strategies to comply with the 340B Drug Pricing Program and ensure that the entities can stretch their scarce resources to provide more care to more patients.Read more >
Apexus Answers Provides Helpful Tips to Navigate the New 340B OPAIS
The much-anticipated 340B Office of Pharmacy Affairs Information System (OPAIS) replaced the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 340B Database, September 2017.Read more >
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