File Version:
October 2022

For most files, a table of variables will display below, with links to the variable definitions. If no table displays, or if you need additional information for a specific variable, please see the CCW website. Data documentation is available for all files and codebooks for many.

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Formulary

NumberSAS NameVariable Name
1 FORMULARY_ID Formulary identification number
2 FRMLRY_RX_ID CCW Formulary drug identifier
3 TIER_ID Tier Number
4 STEP Step Number
5 QUANTITY_LIMIT_YN Quantity Limit Indicator (Formulary)
6 PRIOR_AUTHORIZATION_YN Prior Authorization Indicator (Formulary)
7 BN Brand Name
8 GNN Generic Name
9 STR Drug Strength Description
10 GCDF Dosage Form Code
11 GCDF_DESC Dosage Form Code Description

Excluded Drug

NumberSAS NameVariable Name
1 FORMULARY_ID Formulary identification number
2 FRMLRY_RX_ID CCW Formulary drug identifier
3 CONTRACT_ID Part D Contract Identifier
4 PLAN_ID Part D Plan Benefit Package Identifier
5 TIER_ID Tier Number
6 STEP_THERAPY_YN Step Therapy Indicator
7 QUANTITY_LIMIT_YN Quantity Limit Indicator (Formulary)
8 PRIOR_AUTHORIZATION_YN Prior Authorization Indicator (Formulary)
9 BN Brand Name
10 GNN Generic Name
11 STR Drug Strength Description
12 GCDF Dosage Form Code
13 GCDF_DESC Dosage Form Code Description

OTC Drug

NumberSAS NameVariable Name
1 FORMULARY_ID Formulary identification number
2 FRMLRY_RX_ID CCW Formulary drug identifier
3 BN Brand Name
4 GNN Generic Name
5 STR Drug Strength Description
6 GCDF Dosage Form Code
7 GCDF_DESC Dosage Form Code Description

Indication-based Formulary

NumberSAS NameVariable Name
1 FORMULARY_ID Formulary identification number
2 FRMLRY_RX_ID CCW Formulary drug identifier
3 BN Brand Name
4 GNN Generic Name
5 STR Drug Strength Description
6 GCDF Dosage Form Code
7 GCDF_DESC Dosage Form Code Description
8 MESH_CUI Coverage Indicator
9 DISEASE Condition

Part D Senior Savings (PDSS) Model

NumberSAS NameVariable Name
1 CONTRACT_ID Part D Contract Identifier
2 PLAN_ID Part D Plan Benefit Package Identifier
3 SEGMENT_ID Market Segment Identifier
4 FRMLRY_RX_ID CCW Formulary drug identifier
5 BN Brand Name
6 GNN Generic Name
7 STR Drug Strength Description
8 GCDF Dosage Form Code
9 GCDF_DESC Dosage Form Code Description
10 TYPE Insulin Type as Defined by the Model
11 COPAY Copay