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

For pharmacies that indicated they offer some level of 340 B service (see variable called STATUS_340B_IND), this variable identifies the level of 340B services offered.


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:

Additional information regarding the 340B Drug Pricing Program is available through (see

Source: NCDPD DataQ™

CodeCode value
Site has no 340B relationships or is non-participating
Site is not owned by a 340B covered entity but acts as a contract pharmacy to one or more covered entities
Site is owned by a participating 340B covered entity but also serves non Eligible Patients
Site is owned by a participating 340B covered entity and serves only Eligible Patients
This information has not been reported by the pharmacy.