Practitioner ID Reference codes

Updated: May 27, 2021

Practitioner ID reference codes for Canadian prescribers

British Columbia
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
91 Individual  College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
93 Individual Podiatric registrants of College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
95 Individual College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia
P1 Individual College of Pharmacists of British Columbia
96 Individual  Nurse practitioner (NP) registrants of British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives
98 Individual Midwife registrants of British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives 
R9 Individual  Registered nurse (RN) registrants of British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives
Y9 Individual  Registered psychiatric nurse (RPN) registrants of British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives
94 Individual College of Optometrists of British Columbia
97 Individual College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia
V9 Individual College of Veterinarians of British Columbia
Alberta
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
85 99999 Alberta Dental Association and College
81 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta  
V8 99999 Alberta Veterinary Medical Association
87 99999 Alberta College of Optometrists
Saskatchewan
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
V7 99999 Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association
71 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan
75 99999 College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan
Manitoba
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
V6 99999 Manitoba Veterinary Medical Association
07 99999 Manitoba Dental Association
06 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba
Ontario
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
08 99999 College of Midwives of Ontario
VO 99999 College of Veterinarians of Ontario
02 99999 Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario
03 99999 College of Chiropodists of Ontario
01 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Quebec
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
51 99999 College of Physicians & Surgeons of Quebec (Collège des médecins du Québec)
V5 99999 Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec
55 99999 Ordre des Dentistes du Québec
New Brunswick
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
45 99999 New Brunswick Dental Association
V4 99999 New Brunswick Veterinary Medical Association
41 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick
Prince Edward Island
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
V2 99999 Prince Edward Island Veterinary Medical Association
21 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Prince Edward Island
25 99999 Dental Association of Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
V3 99999 Nova Scotia Veterinary Medical Association
31 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia
Newfoundland and Labrador
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
15 99999 Newfoundland & Labrador Dental Association
11 99999 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador 
V1 99999 Newfoundland & Labrador Veterinary Medical Association
Northwest Territories / Nunavut
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
A1 99999 Northwest Territories Medical Association
A2 99999 Registered Nurses Association of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut
C1 99999 Nunavut Medical Practitioner
Yukon
ID Ref Code Pract. ID Organization
B1 99999 Yukon Medical Association
B5 99999 Yukon Registered Nurses Association
B6 99999 Yukon Pharmacists Association 
B7 99999 Yukon Consumer Services—Optometrists
B8 99999 Yukon Consumer Services—Dentists