RFP: 340B for PrEP Technical Consultant, Health Systems Integration

Washington, DC

The 340B for PrEP Technical Consultant will work with the Health Systems Integration team to develop a toolkit describing the principal models in which health departments and their funded agencies have used the 340B Drug Pricing Program, administered by the Human Resources and Services Administration to facilitate PrEP access for the uninsured and underinsured, particularly in states that have not adopted Medicaid expansion.

The 340B for PrEP Technical Consultant will work with the project team on the following activities:

  • Work with NASTAD staff, health departments, and providers to gather the necessary information to develop the toolkit.
  • Working with NASTAD staff, conduct and review interviews with key staff from these agencies to gain a nuanced understanding of the program’s key elements, including development, process, outcomes, as well as their regulatory, financial, organizational contexts.
  • Develop a ~15-20-page toolkit that includes considerations, models, resources and best practices for leveraging 340B for PrEP access.
  • The consultant may join NASTAD staff in conducting optional site visits with an agency or health department that is leading the way in leveraging the 340B program for PrEP.

Performance Period: January 1, 2019 – March 30, 2019. The consultant will work on an hourly basis throughout the contract period.

Selection Criteria Experience/ Education

  • Demonstrated expertise with PrEP clinic/models that utilize the 340B program, including PrEP programs at FQHCs, STD clinics, Family Planning clinics, and contract pharmacies
  • Experience writing drafting technical white papers, conducting background research on program operations, and compiling relevant resources for providers and clinic leadership
  • Prior recent experience working in the area of HIV and/or hepatitis preferred

Environment and Scheduling

  • Availability to conduct informational interviews with subject matter experts and other background research as needed, draft, review, and submit the document between January 1 and March 15, 2019.
  • Interest in working with an HIV and hepatitis public health organization
  • Interest in working within a diverse environment
  • This is a contractual position to be used on an as needed basis to complete contract deliverables. This position is not full-time

Qualified candidates should apply by e-mailing Edwin Corbin-Gutierrez (ecg@NASTAD.org ) and include a resume and a letter of intent that outlines how the candidate meets the minimum requirements of this position description as well as a description of capability meet the activities outlined above. Candidates should also provide an hourly rate requirement and total cost estimate for project completion. Examples of previous, relevant work is also encouraged. Submissions are due by close of business December 14, 2018.

Submissions which do not follow the 340B for PrEP Technical Consultant, HSI, above instructions will not be considered as applicants. Due to the extremely high volume of resumes submitted, only those selected to submit full proposals will be contacted. No phone calls, emails, or social media outreach in reference to this position will be accepted.