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This variable is contained in the following files: Part D Pharmacy Characteristics File
SAS Name
IMMUNIZATIONS_CD

For pharmacies that indicated they offer some level of immunizations (see variable called IMMUNIZATIONS_IND), this variable identifies the level of Immunization services offered.

Comments

This variable is new in 2012. This information is optional, and not required to be reported by pharmacies to NCPDP.

Additional details regarding the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) source data are available at: https://www.ncpdpdataq.org/dataQInfo/pages/dataQFiles.htm.

Source: NCDPD DataQ™

CodeCode value
31
Site does not offer on-site immunization services
32
Site offers immunization services at select dates and times
33
Site offers immunization services without appointment during business hours
Null
This information has not been reported by the pharmacy.