What information is required to create a business e-Profile ID?

  • Legal Business Name (LBN) under which the business files its tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service or the name included on the business’s articles of incorporation.
  • Doing Business Name (DBA) that differs from the LBN and is often registered with the state, county, or local municipality. Also known as fictitious or trade name.
  • Store number for facility, if applicable.
  • Address: the physical address of the business location, including suite and/or building number.
  • Business email: this should be a general business or location-specific email address.
  • Website: provide your business’s website.
  • Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN): also known as tax ID, this is the nine-digit FEIN issued by the IRS.
  • NPI: the 10-digit National Provider Identifier (NPI) issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), if applicable.
  • NCPDP Number: the seven-digit number issued to the pharmacy by the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), if applicable.
  • License State/Agency: this is the state board or other agency issuing your facility’s license(s).
  • License Type: varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, but may include pharmacy, nonresident pharmacy, wholesale distributor, repackager, or sterile compounding.
  • License Number: could be any license/permit/registration number the facility holds (or held), including an expired license.