January Release of Updates to Provider Taxonomy and Provider Characteristics Code Sets
January 2, 2019
The NUCC has released the semi-annual update to the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set, which will go into effect on April 1, 2019. The complete code set is available under the "Code Sets" tab. The PDF download version of the code set is also available there.
When reviewing the Health Care Provider Taxonomy code set online, revisions made since the last release can be identified by the color code; new items are green.
Additionally, four new codes have been added to the Provider Characteristics code set. The complete code set is available under the "Code Sets" tab. These new codes are effective for use on April 1, 2019.