The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) recognize and use a code A5 as a valid specialty code for Pharmacy from the Provider Enrollment Chain and Ownership System (PECOS).
Subject: New Specialty Code for Pharmacy
Release Date: July 14, 2017
Effective Date: January 1, 2018
Implementation Date: January 2, 2018
Special Notes: N/A