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Stephen Flitman

NAME

Validate::NPI - Validates National Provider Identifier (NPI) numbers

VERSION

version 0.03

SYNOPSIS

  $fValidated=validate_npi('1234567893');    # will return 1 (true)

METHODS

validate_npi($value,$msg)

Call with a scalar value for validation and an optional array reference for an explanation of why validation failed. Returns 1 (true) if the NPI validates correctly.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Adapted from a code fragment found at http://javatechnicals.blogspot.com/2009/03/npi-check-digit-validation-peoplecode.html

AUTHOR

Stephen Flitman <sflitman@xenoscience.com>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2012 by Stephen Flitman.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.