By benjamin October 9, 2018 2.5K views HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW 340B? Welcome to the Quiz! Name Organization The 340B program is a federal drug discount program funded by the pharmaceutical industry, rather than by taxpayers. TrueFalse The 340B program helps hospitals, Ryan White Clinics, hemophilia treatment centers and other health care providers stretch their scarce federal resources.TrueFalse Only certain providers can be eligible for 340B. Congress determines which groups can participate. Which groups are eligible to receive drug savings?Hospitals that provide care for a higher percentage of Medicare and Medicaid patientsRural Referral CentersHemophilia Treatment CentersRyan White ClinicsBlack Lung ClinicsNative Hawaiian, Urban, and STD Health CentersFree Standing Cancer HospitalsSole Community HospitalsAll of these and more… The 340B program allows these hospitals and clinics to provide ________More comprehensive services to more patientsTransportationMedical AssistanceDrug DiscountsFree care clinicsOutreach programsAll of the above and more. Hospitals and clinics receiving savings from the 340B program can ONLY use their savings….For drug discounts to certain patientsThe uninsuredFor facilities and staffingHospitals and clinics are not restricted to certain uses for 340B savings; instead, they are allowed to use savings to best meet their community needs. The 340B program has faced threats from…CongressThe Trump AdministrationThe pharmaceutical industryCertain large physician practices who DO NOT care for a higher proportion of poor or elderly patients.All of the above Most patients don’t even know they benefit from the 340B program because…The benefit is not a direct payment to individuals. Instead, it is savings given to the hospitals and clinics that serve you. Drug companies can already give away their drugs to individuals.They don’t know CV340B…yetIt’s a giant secret.The first and the second answers above The 340B drug pricing program was created when drug prices were rising quickly in the early 1990s. TrueFalse Pharmaceutical companies started to threaten the 340B program over 20 years after its inception, when drug prices began to rise again very quickly after passage of the Affordable Care Act in 2010. TrueFalse Patients should learn more about the 340B program and speak up before the drug companies are allowed to take away these benefits or seriously damage the 340B program. AgreeDisagree Time is Up!