The National Drug Code (NDC) is a unique drug ID to record all medications intended for human use. A 10-digit NDC number includes 3 segments: the labeler, the product and the commercial package size. This drug identifier is required under The Drug Listing Act of 1972 and the NDC database is update daily by the FDA.
The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) is a medical code set that is used to report medical, surgical, and diagnostic procedures and services to entities such as physicians, health insurance companies and accreditation organizations. CPT code is maintained by the American Medical Association and the current version is CPT 2018. (coming soon)
ICD 10 Codes
The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD) is a international medical classification list by WHO to define and report diseases, medical diagnosis and health conditions. The current version is ICD 10 codes. In the US, ICD-10-CM codes (national version) are often referred as ICD-10 codes. ICD-10-PCS, on the other hand, is used in hospital inpatient settings for inpatient procedure coding. (coming soon)
The Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) is a standardized coding system used to process claims for insurance payments by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. HCPCS Level I codes is the CPT coding system. HCPCS Level II codes are usually referred to as HCPCS codes. (coming soon)
The Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) Classification System is used for the classification of active ingredients of drugs. The ATC system categorizes drugs according to the organ or system on which they act and their therapeutic, pharmacological and chemical properties. The ATC codes are controlled by WHO. (coming soon)