Pharmacies enrolled with the Vendor Drug Program are in a unique position to assist people enrolled in Medicaid with access to an array of pharmacy benefits. Pharmacy staff should contact the Vendor Drug Program with questions about these benefits or to request assistance with in-house training.

Free Continuing Education Credits

Texas Health Steps offers more than 40 continuing education courses to enhance your ability to provide pharmacy services to Medicaid-eligible children in Texas. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians can earn category one credit accredited by the Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education (ACPE).

Training Opportunities for Pharmacy Staff

Educational Documents
Dispensing 72-hour Emergency Prescriptions (PDF)
Pharmacy Resources for Managed Care (PDF)
Real-time Eligibility Verification (PDF)
Getting Started with Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (PDF)