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TAR Pharmacy

Saves Time

Save time
  • Quicker response time
  • Faster claims payment
  • TARs submitted online go directly to the appropriate Field Office
  • Required fields are labeled to reduce processing errors

Saves Money

Save Money
  • eTAR submission is free
  • Purchasing printer ink is a thing of the past
  • No more paper forms, filing or storage issues
  • Submit eTAR attachments electronically instead of making a copies

Online Features

Online Features
  • Submit updates to electronic TARs online
  • Search for diagnosis and procedure codes
  • View adjudication decisions and comments for all TARs
  • Easy faxing or uploading of medical documentation attachments
  • Inquire on multiple TARs based on your own specific queries

NCPDP Features and Set-up

Online Features
  • Submit NCPDP TARs electronically using your existing software
  • Get all the benefits of submitting electronically with the convenience of being formatted to your current software applications
  • NCPDP software can be set up easily through a third-party vendor
  • Technical specifications for NCPDP 5.1 transactions are available on the Medi-Cal Web site Technical Publications page.

eTAR Sign-up

eTAR Sign-up
  • Check eTAR availability for your office today!
  • Call 1-800-541-5555 and follow the prompts for eTAR
  • Free training is available upon request or through eTAR tutorials online

To use the eTAR system, providers must have a Medi-Cal Point of Service (POS) Network/Internet Agreement form on file with Medi-Cal.


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