The National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) has released the semi-annual update to the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set, which goes into effect October 1, 2019.

    The complete code set including a PDF downloadable version is available at:
    When reviewing the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set online, note the revisions entered since the last release are identified by color code; specifically, new items are green and modified items are orange.   
    The NUCC maintains the Health Care Provider Taxonomy and Provider Characteristics code sets. The  voluntary organization of healthcare industry stakeholders represents providers, payers, designated standards maintenance organizations, public health organizations, and vendors.  Additional information is available at:
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