Pharmacy Continuing Education

Medicaid Fraud Education for High-volume Pharmacies

Federal law requires all providers and other entities that receive or make annual Medicaid payments of $5 million or more to educate their employees, contractors, and agents about fraud and false claims laws and the whistleblower protections available under those laws.
Further details are available at www.hhsc.state.tx.us/medicaid/Provide_Notification.pdf

Free Continuing Education Credits

HHSC offers five free computer-based training courses at www.txhealthsteps.com/cms/ to enhance your ability to provide pharmacy services to Medicaid eligible children in Texas. The courses are accredited by the Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

Additional Pharmacy Provider Training Opportunities

The following training opportunities are available for all pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and other pharmacy staff:

Medicaid/CHIP IMPROVEs State, Provider Communication

 IMPROVE (Interactive Medicaid Provider Voice) is a web-based, provider-focused initiative designed to foster better relations and understanding between medical providers and Medicaid.  IMPROVE allows providers who pinpoint systemic issues within the Medicaid program the opportunity to suggest resolutions.