3336M0002X Taxonomy Code - Pharmacy Mail Order Pharmacy

Code

3336M0002X

ClassificationPharmacy
SpecializationMail Order Pharmacy
GroupingSuppliers
LevelLevel III - Area of Specialization
DefinitionA pharmacy where pharmacists compound or dispense prescriptions or other medications in accordance with federal and state law, using common carriers to deliver the medications to patient or their caregivers. Mail order pharmacies counsel patients and caregivers (sometimes independent of the dispensing process) through telephone or email contact and provide other professional services associated with pharmaceutical care appropriate to the setting. Mail order pharmacies are licensed as a Mail Order Pharmacy in the state where they are located and may also be licensed or registered as nonresident pharmacies in other states.
Medicare Specialty Code Medicare Specialty Code Crosswalk
Health care providers and suppliers who are eligible to enroll in Medicare can use this crosswalk that links the taxonomy code with its appropriate medicare specialty code.
A5 - Pharmacy
NotesSource: Developed by National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), National Home Infusion Association (NHIA), and Pharmacist Services Technical Advisory Coalition (PSTAC) [1/1/2006: new]
VersionNCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 22.1 - January 2021

The code 3336M0002X is the health care provider taxonomy code for pharmacy grouped under suppliers with a specialization in mail order pharmacy. NPI records indicate a total of 1,723 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is mail order pharmacy of which 3 are registered as females, 4 registered as males and 1,716 are organizations.

3336M0002X 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 Suppliers 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.



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