The NCPDP Certification exam for the new SCRIPT v2017071 Standard will be available to take online beginning Monday, October 15, 2018, or in person at work group meetings beginning with the November 2018 meetings. This certification is offered through the NCPDP Standards Certification Program.
Implementation challenges will impact everyone – be the resource! Industry adoption of SCRIPT v2017071 by January 1, 2020, impacts every healthcare and healthcare IT professional who interacts with ePrescribing, whether they design and implement EHR systems; forecast and prepare for organizational risks; define pharmacy policy; develop requirements; program pharmacy systems; define product specifications or develop and deliver training for project teams and end users. There will be challenges with implementation and you may be the expert resource who can address those challenges.
Download the study guide from the NCPDP website, and register to attend the 2018 Educational Summit on SCRIPT, November 6th in Charlotte, North Carolina immediately before the November work group meetings. The program includes a deep dive into the new and modified transactions in SCRIPT v2017071.
Register to take the in-person exam at work groups on Thursday, November 8, 2018, from 10:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. NCPDP members can REGISTER HERE to take the exam online, or in person. Qualifying non-members can take the exam as well, but they must have an NCPDP member from their organization recommend them. Registration information will be sent to non-members.