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All Payer Claims: Data Element Comparison

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Action Name Data Element ID Version State/Organization
Pharmacy Location State PCSP908 2010-03-16 Maine
Pharmacy State or Province PCSP908 v1.1 Maine
Data Element: Pharmacy Location State PCSP908 - 2010-03-16
(Maine)
Pharmacy State or Province PCSP908 - v1.1
(Maine)
[Shared]Data Element ID PCSP908 PCSP908
[Unshared]Definition Pharmacy Location State This is the two character abbreviation for city as defined by the US Postal Service. This field is derived from PC023 in the pharmacy claims data.
[Shared] State / Source Maine
Maine
[Unshared]Data Type varchar CHAR
[Shared]Length 2 2
[Shared]Field Name PHARMST PHARMST
[Unshared]Date Required Not Supplied '2004-03-31
[Unshared]REF PC023 Not Supplied
[Unshared]Warnings Not Supplied This field is not edited and was not required until 2004. Although the pharmacy location is requested, this field can be populated with the billing location. For a few payers this field contains the state or province of the Pharmacy Benefit Manager and not that of the dispensing pharmacy.
Data Element: Pharmacy Location State PCSP908 - 2010-03-16
(Maine)
Pharmacy State or Province PCSP908 - v1.1
(Maine)
There are no enumerated permissible values for these data elements.
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