Taxonomy Code 183500000X
Pharmacist

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code183500000X
Grouping:Pharmacy Service Providers
Classification:Pharmacist
Code Level:Level II - Classification
Definition:An individual licensed by the appropriate state regulatory agency to engage in the practice of pharmacy. The practice of pharmacy includes, but is not limited to, assessment, interpretation, evaluation, and implementation, initiation, monitoring or modification of medication and or medical orders; the compounding or dispensing of medication and or medical orders; participation in drug and device procurement, storage, and selection; drug administration; drug regimen reviews; drug or drug-related research; provision of patient education and the provision of those acts or services necessary to provide medication therapy management services in all areas of patient care.
Notes:Source: Adapted from National Association of Boards of Pharmacy Model State Pharmacy Act, Article 1, Section 104. [1/1/2006: definition modified, source modified]
Version:NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2024
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100% Individuals
0% Organizations
59% Female
41% Male
100% Individual Providers (305571)0% Medical Organizations (3,944)59% Female Providers (179296)41% Male Providers (126275)

The code 183500000X is the health care provider taxonomy code for pharmacist grouped under pharmacy service providers. NPI records indicate a total of 309,515 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is pharmacist of which 179,296 are registered as females, 126,275 registered as males and 3,944 are organizations.

183500000X is a Level II - Classification taxonomy code used to describe a health care provider service or occupation related to the Provider Grouping. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.


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