Vendor (Application) Object Identifier (OID)

The Vendor (Application) OID is assigned by PHINTECH and is unique for each Vendor. If you need a Vendor (Application) OID, please contact the PHINDIR team via email at PHINTech@cdc.gov and include the following information in order to process your request:

Subject Line: Vendor (Application) OID Request for NHSN_PH

Body of Email:

  • Program: NHSN_PH
  • Vendor Name:
  • Requestor First Name:
  • Requestor Last Name:
  • Requestor Email Address:
  • Requestor Phone number:

In response to your email, you will receive a Vendor (Application) OID. This OID cannot be used other than to include Vendor (Application) OID in CDA files for the NHSN program. Specifically, this Vendor (Application) OID will be required in the author section of the AU CDA once a vendor passes Antimicrobial Use Synthetic Data Set (AU SDS) Validation.

Alternatively, you can contact the PHINDIR team by phone at 404-334-4290 or 800-532-9929. Please be prepared to provide the same information as above.

View Detailed AU SDS Validation instructions.