340B Prescription Drug Program

The 340B Prescription Drug Program supports our role as a safety-net provider in offering vital healthcare services in the communities we serve. The program is only for hospitals that provide a high level of services to low-income individuals or serve isolated rural communities. In 2017, Adventist Health Selma and Adventist Health Reedley provided:


  • $ 7.3

    million from 340B savings

  • $ 6

    million invested in the community

  • 85% %

    of Medicare, Medicaid and uninsured patients

  • $ 2.7

    million provided in uncompensated care

In 2017, Adventist Health Hanford provided:

  • $ 0.7

    million from 340B savings

  • $ 35

    million invested in the community

  • 75% %

    of Medicare, Medicaid and uninsured patients

  • $ 4.6

    million provided in uncompensated care

Adventist Health Selma and Adventist Health Reedley are located in the Central Valley of California. Adventist Health Selma is a 57-bed acute care community hospital. Adventist Health Reedley is a 49-bed acute care hospital that has two residency programs. Adventist Health Hanford is a 153-bed acute care community hospital.

The 340B program has allowed us to develop programs for those who cannot afford prescriptions. Some of these programs are:

  • Financial assistance for patients who can’t afford prescriptions
  • Medication, supplies and transportation assistance for medically indigent and homeless patients
  • Transportation to appointments, health education classes and support groups