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This variable is contained in the following files: Durable Medical Equipment (Fee-for-Service)
Short SAS Name
SUP_NPI
SAS Name
PRVDR_NPI

The National Provider Identifier (NPI) assigned to the supplier of the Part B service/DMEPOS line item.

NPIs replaced UPINs as the standard provider identifiers beginning in 2007. The UPIN is almost never populated after 2009.

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Source: NCH