National Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) Sponsor

SAS Name

Indicates that the Part D plan benefit package is a stand-alone Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) offered by a national Part D sponsor.


The CCW constructs the Plan Characteristics File from information submitted by plan sponsors to CMS’s Health Plan Management System (HPMS).

Source: CMS (HPMS Files)

Code Code value
Y Yes
N No
9 Not Applicable