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Manufacturer (PICO) ID Qualifier

Name:Manufacturer (PICO) ID Qualifier
Definition:Indicates the type of data being submitted in the 'Manufacturer (PICO) ID Code' (600-48) field.
Type:Data Element
Registration Authority:National Council for Prescription Drug Programs
Source:National Council for Prescription Drug Programs
Values for: Manufacturer (PICO) ID Qualifier
Value Value Meaning
C Contracting organization (PMO) assigned ID number - Alphanumeric code used to identify the PMO that sent a NCPDP manufacturer rebate flat file standard layout to a PICO. This code is an internal number assigned by the PMO.
D DEA number - The number assigned by the DEA to all businesses that manufacturer or distributes controlled pharmaceuticals, all health professionals who dispense, administer, or prescribe controlled pharmaceuticals an all pharmacies that fill prescriptions.
F Federal Tax ID number - A 9-digit number assigned by the Internal Revenue Service to sole proprietors, corporations, partnerships, estates, trusts, and other entities for the purpose of tax filing and reporting.
H HIBCC HIN - A 9 digit alphanumeric number used to identify health care entities such as veterinarians, animal clinics, and health care provider facilities. The number is assigned by HIBCC.
L NDC labeler code- The first five digits of the 5-4-2 formatted NDC code.
M Manufacturer (PICO) assigned ID number- A value assigned by a manufacturer and used internally to identify a given trading partner.
T Telephone number - Code indicating that the information to follow is a telephone number (for voice, data, fax, etc.).
Z Mutually agreed upon ID number - A value mutually agreed upon by trading partners to identify a given data element. The value may be unique between the trading partners or from an existing industry standard.
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