Pharmacy Times

NACDS Joins X12 Pharmacy Advisory Panel

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The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) is the sixth pharmacy organization to join the X12 Pharmacy Advisory Panel in support of the X12 billing standard to expand the billing of pharmacist professional services. In 2002, the X12 Pharmacy Advisory Panel was convened for the purpose of advancing professional pharmacy services billing via the ASC X12N 837 standard, the same electronic data interchange claims format used by physicians as well as other health care professionals when billing for professional services. In addition, the panel is working toward the following 3 goals: