1835P0018X Taxonomy Code - Pharmacist Pharmacist Clinician (PhC)/ Clinical Pharmacy Specialist



SpecializationPharmacist Clinician (PhC)/ Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
GroupingPharmacy Service Providers
LevelLevel III - Area of Specialization
DefinitionPharmacist Clinician/Clinical Pharmacy Specialist is a pharmacist with additional training and an expanded scope of practice that may include prescriptive authority, therapeutic management, and disease management.
NotesSource: National Uniform Claim Committee, 2007 [1/1/2008: new]
VersionNCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 22.1 - January 2021

The code 1835P0018X is the health care provider taxonomy code for pharmacist grouped under pharmacy service providers with a specialization in pharmacist clinician (phc)/ clinical pharmacy specialist. NPI records indicate a total of 14,641 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is pharmacist clinician (phc)/ clinical pharmacy specialist of which 9,025 are registered as females, 5,396 registered as males and 220 are organizations.

1835P0018X is a level III taxonomy code "area of specialization" used to classify a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Pharmacy Service Providers providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. 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.

Pharmacist Clinician (PhC)/ Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Health Care Providers by State

The Health Care Providers Taxonomy Code dataset is © Copyright 2020 of the American Medical Association. The code set is designed for use in electronic health care transactions mandated under HIPAA.

The taxonomy codes are unique alphanumeric codes, ten characters in length. The codes are divided into three distinct "levels": Provider Grouping, Classification, and Area of Specialization. The code set levels are organized to allow navigating down from generic classification to a provider's most specific level of specialization.

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