Category Archives: Insights

DNV Accreditation for Hospital Pharmacies

Posted: December 14, 2021

By Michelle Pasqualetti, Regional Pharmacy Director There are several hospital accreditation programs that healthcare facilities can work with to ensure they are compliant with all codes and best practices. One of these accreditation groups is DNV, which has accredited more than 600 hospitals in the U.S. DNV aims to create a sustainable culture of quality… Read More

How to Start and Maintain a 340B Program

Posted: November 16, 2021

By Lori McGinley, Vice President of Pharmacy Management, PharmD on Demand The evolution of the 340B Pharmacy Program has been shown to improve patients’ quality of life while simultaneously supporting the financial and regulatory health of the organization serving them. These 340B-covered entities use in-house pharmacies owned by the entity to both help patients obtain… Read More

How Remote Pharmacy Services Can Help Small and Mid-sized Hospitals

Posted: November 9, 2021

By Cory Swymer, Vice President of Remote Pharmacy Services A well-run remote pharmacy inside a hospital can increase patient safety and the continuity of care by ensuring orders are reviewed by a pharmacist before reaching the patient, even when the on-site hospital pharmacy is closed. Remote pharmacy services (RPS) are especially important – and cost-effective… Read More

5 Things to Know About the Proposed 340B Changes

Posted: December 14, 2017

The 340B program is a Federal drug discount program established in 1992, enabling qualified hospitals and healthcare facilities to purchase outpatient drugs at VA prices (average 60% of GPO pricing). The classifications for facilities capable of participating in 340B are Disproportionate share, Critical Access, Rural Referral, Sole Community, freestanding Cancer, and freestanding Children’s hospitals. The… Read More


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