February 17th, 2015
Recertification for all FQHCs and other non-hospital covered entities (with the exception of Title X family planning centers) must be completed by March 11, 2015. Recertification for these entities follows a separate timeline from 340B hospital recertification, which takes place later in the year.
January 30th, 2015
Sentry Data Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce that our Sentinel product has earned the distinction of 2014 KLAS Category Leader for 340B Management Systems in the 2014 Best in KLAS Software & Services report. The report ranks healthcare vendors and their solutions by the professionals who use them—healthcare providers. This year marks the first year in which 340B solution vendors were ranked as part of the annual Best in KLAS report.
January 6th, 2015
The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA) 340B database upgrade is complete, and users will find site enhancements that make it easier to navigate and use the site to register, update, and terminate covered entities, outpatient facilities and contract pharmacies.
November 21st, 2014
When it was announced last week that the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) had withdrawn its long-awaited mega-reg, you may have momentarily breathed a sigh of relief. For months now, there’s been growing anxiety about what the mega-reg might address and how it might affect the 340B Program going forward. But HRSA’s latest action is not so much the end of the story as it is the start of a new chapter.
November 5th, 2014
If you’re confused over the status of the 340B orphan drug exclusion, and how it affects participating free-standing cancer hospitals (CAN), critical access hospitals (CAH), rural referral centers (RRC) and sole community hospitals (SCH), you’re not alone.