Public Review of Proposed NCPDP Standards Information
Public comments are solicited on proposed new standards and proposals to revise, reaffirm or withdraw approval of existing standards simultaneously with the NCPDP ballot period.
The NCPDP Public Review of Proposed NCPDP Standards period opens on Friday, June 11, 2021 and closes Monday, July 26, 2021. Should you wish to submit an Official Public Comment, the Council must receive your Official Public Comment no later than 5:00 p.m. PDT/ 6:00 p.m. MDT/ 7:00 p.m. CDT/ 8:00 p.m. EDT on Monday, July 26, 2021. New explanatory comments submitted with "Object with Reason" and "Accept with Comments" on a recirculated packet will be reviewed at the next scheduled Interim Joint Technical Work Group meeting, which will be held virtually on August 4-6, 2021 via Zoom.
Proposed NCPDP Standards Packet #WGMC0010R
Proposed NCPDP Standards Recirculation Packet #WGMC0010R
WGMC Maintenance and Control - Proposed NCPDP Standards Packet #WGMC0010R for enhancements to the Real-Time Prescription Benefit Standard Implementation Guide
This proposed packet contains the following requests from the listed DERFs:
- DERF 1804 which requested the restructure of the patient universal patient identifiers for XML-based standards by adding an ECL supported qualifier (SCRIPT/Specialized/RTPB).
- DERF 1808 which requested the addition of a new data element, Sex Assigned at Birth.
Approval of proposed packet #WGMC0010R would result in the release of the Real-Time Prescription Benefit Standard Implementation Guide Version 12.