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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Section 6: Claims Filing : 6.3 Coding : 6.3.4 National Drug Code (NDC)

The NDC is an 11-digit number on the package or container from which the medication is administered. All Texas Medicaid fee-for-service and Family Planning providers must submit an NDC for professional or outpatient claims submitted with physician-administered prescription drug procedure.
N4 must be entered before the NDC on claims.
National Drug Unit of Measure: The submitted unit of measure should reflect the volume measurement administered. Refer to the NDC Package Measure column on the Texas NDC-to-HCPCS Crosswalk.
The valid units of measurement codes are:

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