Government of New Brunswick


Claims submitted by community pharmacies must include the following information:

Field Information Required
Carrier Code NB
Group Number or Code J
Patient ID Patient’s NB Medicare number
DIN / PIN 02444038
Prescriber ID Prescriber’s license or registration number (see below)
Prescriber ID Reference Code Code identifying a prescriber’s licensing body (see below)
Drug Cost up to the Manufacturer List Price (MLP)
Mark-up
up to 8%
Dispensing Fee up to $11.00

up to 8%

up to 8%

up to 8%

Drug

DIN

Unit of Measure

Mifepristone/ misoprostol (Mifegymiso®)

200mg/200mcg tablet

02444038

Kit

Misoprostol 200mcg tablets*

See MAP List for products

Tablet

* As a replacement dose in the event that the misoprostol from the Mifegymiso kit is lost.

Prescription claims submitted to the Medical Abortion Program must include the prescriber’s license or registration number, as well as the corresponding Prescriber ID Reference Code which identifies the prescriber’s licensing body.

A prescriber’s license or registration number can be obtained by:

A default ID can only be used when:

  • A New Brunswick prescriber’s license or registration number is unknown. Repeated use of default IDs in cases where a Prescriber ID exists will be subject to audit.
  • The prescriber is from out-of-province.

The table below specifies the information required to identify the prescriber.

Prescriber

Field

Location

Type

Prescriber ID

Prescriber ID

Reference Code

 

New Brunswick

Physician

License number1

41

New Brunswick2

(unknown licence or registration number)

Physician

D3

41

 

Out-of-Province

Physician

D4

See table

1 A physician’s license number is preceded by two digits and a dash. The two digits represent the year in which the physician was licensed. Do not include these first two digits or the dash in the Prescriber ID field.

2 Repeated use of default IDs in cases where a Prescriber ID exists will be subject to audit.

 

For questions on claim submissions, please contact 1-800-332-3691.