GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE

The NHS Prescription Services code to identify a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER.

The GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE is based on the NHS Digital issued DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER and is issued by the NHS Prescription Services. The GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE is the DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER prefixed with a leading character and with a check digit added.

For England and Wales, in addition to a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE, a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER may have one or more 'spurious' GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER Code(s).

For further information, see the Organisation Data Service pages of the NHS Digital website at:

 

This attribute is also known by these names:
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formerlyGENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (GMP) PPD CODE
pluralGENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODES

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