Know before you go

Below you will find helpful attendee information. More information will be added as we get closer to the event, please check back.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Speaker Presentations

Mobile App

Agenda Change

Overflow Rooms for Plenary Sessions

Pre-Conference Workshops

Charity Fun Walk/Run

Ground Transportation and Parking

Conference Shuttle Schedule

Social Media Desk and Twitter Contest

Name Badges and Access

Registration & Help Desk

exhibits

Guest Registration

Passport Prize Contest

Thanks to our Conference Sponsors!

SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS

Presentations are available via this website and through our conference mobile app, which is available free to all registered attendees (search for 340B in your app store). Attendees can download/view and/or print the presentations for the sessions they plan to attend. We encourage you to view presentations through the app. Note: Not all sessions on the agenda are listed on the website, only the sessions using PowerPoint presentations are. If a speaker is not listed, they either didn't use a PowerPoint presentation, asked us not to distribute it, or it is not yet final. We will continue to add presentations as we receive them.

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MOBILE APP

Conference Mobile App Sponsored by Morris & Dickson

The free mobile app is now ready for download. While you can download the 340B Coalition app for free, you will need to enter the event code that you received in the email we sent you regarding the two-step process to download and verify your account in order to access the Winter Conference event within the app – the code is case sensitive. If you already have the app installed, don’t forget to update it to use all of the latest features. We highly suggest you download the app before you arrive on-site.

Step 1: Download the App

Click on the link in the email you received from support@crowdcompassmail.com or search for "340B" in your app store for Apple and Android users. Once the app is downloaded, click on the 13th Annual 340B Coalition Winter Conference event and enter the Event Code contained in the email.

Step 2: Verify Your Account/Login

Go back to the original email and click on the Verify button to verify your account and login. If you've previously used the app, be sure to log out before attempting to log in with the new credentials. If you didn’t receive the email, please go to the log in screen after you download the app by clicking the three bars in the upper left corner of the screen and click “retrieve it here” under the login button. You’ll receive an email containing all the information you’ll need to log in. By logging in you’ll get access the app’s features including viewing the attendees list, messaging your peers and exporting your schedule. If you choose not to log in, you’ll still be able to use much of the app information like accessing the agenda, presentations, and other event information. Please note: attendees registered for a pre-conference workshop must login to view these presentations in the app.

Don't have an Apple or Android device? Access the online version here.

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Agenda Change

We were recently informed that HRSA is unable to attend the 340B Coalition Winter Conference. Please see below for a statement from HRSA:

Unfortunately, we are unable to participate and travel to the 340B Coalition meeting. We apologize for the late notice and we know what an important meeting this is for many 340B stakeholders. We also value the partnership of the many groups that are part of the Coalition. Given the recent announcement by the Trump Administration and the regulatory review that is underway, we will wait until the summer meeting so that we can provide a more comprehensive update at that time. Thank you for your understanding and we hope you have a great and productive meeting.

In light of this last minute change, the HRSA Update will be replaced with: Transition to a New Administration and Potential Impact to 340B and Other Health Care Programs. We are pleased to announce that Sonja Nesbit will be joining us on this panel to provide an insider’s perspective on how federal agencies handle Presidential transitions. Ms. Nesbit recently served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Legislation in the Obama Administration’s Department of Health and Human Services. Prior to her time with HHS, she spent over a decade with the House Ways and Means Committee. Ms. Nesbit will discuss the regulatory process at HHS and the impact that the transition from one President to another may have on those operations. This session will also provide an overview of the Trump Administration’s recent executive actions to address how they could impact the various regulations and guidances that have been recently issued or are pending related to the 340B and Medicaid programs, including HRSA’s omnibus 340B “mega guidance.”

Please be sure to check the mobile app for the most up to date version of the agenda as this, and other small changes, will not be reflected in the printed agenda in the program book.

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Overflow Room for Plenary Sessions

Due to overwhelming demand, we expect a very full house at this year’s conference. To accommodate all of our attendees, we will be running overflow rooms for all of the plenary sessions on Thursday and Friday. The plenary sessions will take place in the Grand Ballroom. The capacity of this room is 960 and there are over 1,400 people pre-registered for the event. The designated overflow rooms will be the Bayview Room and the Seacliff Rooms. We encourage you to arrive early to ensure you have the best seat in the house! Please be sure to sit in every chair as it will be a packed house.

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PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

You can still sign up for a pre-conference workshop. Options include:  Career Development Workshops; 340B: The Essentials or Audit Findings Update and Improving Compliance. See the agenda for details. If you want to add a workshop to an existing registration, contact events@340bhealth.org. Please note there is an additional cost to attend the workshops.

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CHARITY FUN RUN & WALK

Join us on Friday morning from 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM for our Annual Charity Fun Run & Walk. This two mile roundtrip fun run/walk is designed for all fitness levels. All proceeds will be donated to HealthRIGHT 360, a local nonprofit that gives hope, builds health, and changes lives for people in need by providing comprehensive, integrated, compassionate care that includes primary medical care, mental health services, and substance use disorder treatment. If you have not yet registered for the walk, you can still do so on-site or by contacting events@340bhealth.org. Help us meet our goal of raising $15,000 and make a difference. Thank you to our generous sponsors. To learn more about the run/walk, HealthRIGHT 360 and to make a donation, click here.

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GROUND TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING

We highly recommend you utilize an airport shuttle/taxi/Uber/Lyft, or BART. For more information regarding how to get to the meeting, please visit the directions and transportation page.

ShuttleFare.com is offering a $5 discount off airport shuttle transportation to and from Airport and your Hotel.

To Book Reservation Click Airport Link:
http://www.shuttlefare.com/san_francisco_airport_shuttle_sfo

Coupon Code = 340B17
(enter code on bottom right of checkout page before submitting payment)

Once you complete your reservation an email confirmation will be sent to you and this will be your travel voucher for your airport transportation.  It will also include instructions on where to meet your shuttle when you arrive at the airport as well as any important phone numbers for the day of travel.

SHUTTLEFARE CUSTOMER SERVICE:  For reservation changes or questions contact customer service:
Phone: 800-851-4528, Email: customerservice@shuttlefare.com
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM EST, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM EST

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CONFERENCE SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

Complimentary shuttle service will operate during the following days and times from the following hotels to the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero (board on the corner of 401 North Point Street):

Pick-up and Drop-off Locations for The Sheraton, Holiday Inn and Hotel Zephyr:

Frequency

Schedule:

Morning: Last shuttle departs from hotels 15-20 minutes prior to end times with no return service to the hotels until the evening.
Evening: Last shuttle departs from the Hyatt 15-20 minutes prior to end times with no return service to the Hyatt.

Schedule may vary due to traffic and weather conditions, so please allow for extra time in your planning

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SOCIAL MEDIA DESK AND TWITTER CONTEST: TWEET & WIN!

Sponsored by PSG 340B Solutions

The Twitter contest starts Wednesday, January 25! Tweet about it using #340bconf and you can win one of two 4th Generation 64GB Apple TV’s*! Be sure to follow @PSG340B and @340Bcoalition to win exciting prizes throughout the meeting*

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS & RULES

TIPS AND NOTES

QUESTIONS OR NEED HELP?

Visit the Social Media Desk, located next to the Coalition Conference Registration/Help desk or inside the exhibit hall during exhibit hours.

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Name Badges & Access

Color-coded name badges are required to attend all events. Some sessions/breakouts are limited to the respective covered entity, industry or pharmacy/pharmacy service groups, and those are noted in the conference agenda. If you have any questions, please contact Sam Wilhelm-Ross at sam.wilhelm-ross@340bhealth.org or 202-536-2280 or visit the conference registration/help desk on-site.

Use the following color codes to help you network at the event.

Stakeholder Groups

Community Health Centers  Community Health Centers
Family Planning Clinics  Family Planning Clinics
Federal Government  Federal Government
Hemophilia Treatment Centers  Hemophilia Treatment Centers
HIV/AIDS Clinics, Service Providers  HIV/AIDS Clinics, Service Providers
Hospitals  Hospitals
PBM/PBA  Pharmacy Benefits Manager/Administrator
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers  Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Pharmacy Related Firms & Other Businesses  Pharmacy Related Firms & Other Businesses
Press  Press
State or Local Government  State or Local Government
STD Clinics  STD Clinics

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Registration & Help Desk

New this year, we will be using a kiosk style check-in. Simply enter your name at the kiosk or scan the QR code we will be emailing you shortly to print your badge.

Location: Grand Ballroom Foyer

Hours:
Wednesday, February 1: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday, February 2: 7:00 am – 5:15 pm
Friday, February 3: 7:00 am – 12:30 pm

*Please note each attendee will be given one conference program book, so be sure to clearly label your copy with your name. Quantities are extremely limited. There will be a $50 fee for replacement copies, if any are available.

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Exhibits

Exhibiting Hours:

Wednesday, February 1:

Thursday, February 2:

Friday, February 3: 

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GUEST REGISTRATION

The 340B Coalition is pleased to offer a guest pass designed to provide attendees’ guests access to the Thursday evening networking reception and other meal functions at the event.

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PASSPORT PRIZE CONTEST – VISIT THE EXHIBITS!

Visit our exhibitors and collect stickers to add to your passport (list of participating exhibitors is listed on the form). Collect 25 stickers and receive ONE (1) entry or collect all stickers and you will receive TWO (2) entries into the prize drawings. You may only win ONE (1) prize. Return completed form to the Coalition Registration/Help Desk by Friday, February 3 at 11:00 AM to receive a ticket(s). The prize drawings will be held at 12:15 PM on February 3 in Grand Ballroom BC. Attendees must be present to win.

The 340B Coalition would like to thank 340B Health for the prize contributions. Eligible participants will have the opportunity to win one the following great prizes:

RULES & REGULATIONS

Participating exhibitors may give out only one sticker per attendee passport. Exhibiting, sponsoring, host organizations, vendor employees/staff are not eligible to participate for a prize.

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THANKS TO OUR CONFERENCE SPONSORS!

The 340B Coalition would like to recognize the following companies and organizations for their generous sponsorship of the 2017 Coalition Winter Conference.

340B Health

American Health Care

CVS Health

Equiscript

Macro Helix

Morris & Dickson Co., LLC

PSG 340B Solutions

RxStrategies

Sentry Data Systems

SCL 340B Care

Verity Solutions

Walgreens

Wellpartner

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