Becoming an active member of NCPDP yields value for you and your company. Here’s what you’ll gain:
Active participation in work groups and voting privileges gives you a voice in decisions about standards and other business solutions that will impact you and your healthcare business. Admission to work groups is free to members and only members are eligible to vote.
Whether it’s at our quarterly work group meetings held in locations across the country or at our annual conference in Arizona, NCPDP puts you in touch with industry thought leaders and innovators. You’ll meet and work with colleagues, trading partners, customers and prospects. Through the Member’s Only Portal, you have access to a member directory.
Access to Standards
Membership includes access to NCPDP standards and implementation guides, which are continually revised and updated to meet ever-changing needs. While the standards are voluntary, many are required by state and federal legislation and regulations.
Ability to Shape the Future
With NCPDP, you have a unique opportunity to influence healthcare on a grander scale than what may be possible in your everyday work. The impact of our work is broadening and we are being invited to assume even more leadership in healthcare reform.
Education and Awareness
Member communication and educational programming help you stay abreast of pharmacy business and quality issues, government regulations, new IT standards and technology solutions. You receive a weekly electronic newsletter, access to the members-only Annual Conference, and discounted registration for the Annual Educational Summit and Webinars. Learn more about these educational opportunities:
Members can subscribe for a nominal fee to RxReconn® NCPDP’s legislative and regulatory tracking product. You gain access to NCPDP’s searchable database powered by State Net®, a Lexis Nexis® company, the nation’s premier provider of legislative and regulatory intelligence. Customize the product for online, real-time monitoring of industry-related issues that impact your business.
NCPDP provides mentorship, professional growth and leadership development opportunities.
Participate in the Buddy Program
Lead a task group
Co-chair a work group (We offer training.)
Chair a committee
Serve on Board of Trustees
NCPDP recognizes member leadership, commitment and outstanding contributions with member awards recognized and presented at our annual conference.