NCPDP Member Benefits

Becoming an active member of NCPDP yields value for you and your company. Here’s what you’ll gain:


Active participation in work groups and voting privileges gives you a voice in decisions about standards and other business solutions that will impact you and your healthcare business. Admission to work groups is free to members and only members are eligible to vote.


Whether it’s at our quarterly work group meetings held in locations across the country, Educational Summit or Annual Conference; NCPDP puts you in touch with industry thought leaders and innovators. You’ll meet and work with colleagues, trading partners, customers and prospects. Through the Member’s Only Portal, you have access to a member directory.

Access to Standards

Membership includes access to NCPDP standards and implementation guides, which are continually revised and updated to meet ever-changing needs. While the standards are voluntary, many are required by state and federal legislation and regulations.

Education and Awareness

Member communication and educational programming help you stay abreast of pharmacy business and quality issues, government regulations, new IT standards and technology solutions. You receive a weekly electronic newsletter, access to the members-only Annual Conference, and discounted registration for the Annual Educational Summit and Webinars. Learn more about these educational opportunities:

Leadership Development

NCPDP provides mentorship, professional growth and leadership development opportunities. We have leadership development options available for all levels of membership, with an emphasis on career-enhancing skills. Training is also avaiable to members to ensure your success every step of the way. NCPDP University is a great place to start.

Legislative Tracking

Members can subscribe for a nominal fee to RxReconn® NCPDP’s legislative and regulatory tracking product. You gain access to NCPDP’s searchable database powered by FiscalNote company, the nation’s premier provider of legislative and regulatory intelligence. Customize the product for online, real-time monitoring of industry-related issues that impact your business.


NCPDP recognizes member leadership, commitment and outstanding contributions with member awards recognized and presented at our annual conference.

Ability to Shape the Future

With NCPDP, you have a unique opportunity to influence healthcare on a grander scale than what may be possible in your everyday work. The impact of our work is broadening and we are being invited to assume even more leadership in healthcare reform.

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