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Prescriber Checkup » COUMADIN

COUMADIN

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

681K
Medicare Part D Claims
$45.6M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 84,537 $5.7M
North Carolina 44,899 $2.43M
Florida 43,111 $3.17M
Texas 36,968 $2.47M
Pennsylvania 35,502 $2.39M
California 33,972 $2.46M
New Jersey 30,423 $2.66M
Illinois 29,665 $1.9M
Georgia 23,585 $1.42M
Ohio 22,890 $1.66M
Indiana 22,673 $1.55M
Tennessee 22,618 $1.37M
Missouri 22,363 $1.31M
Louisiana 18,125 $1.13M
Alabama 13,430 $862K
South Carolina 12,799 $782K
Arizona 12,620 $734K
Washington 12,461 $750K
Mississippi 11,202 $632K
Virginia 10,025 $723K
Michigan 8,985 $746K
Kansas 8,607 $547K
Kentucky 8,498 $526K
Oklahoma 8,338 $439K
Connecticut 8,234 $752K
Massachusetts 7,977 $526K
Iowa 7,463 $475K
Arkansas 7,147 $438K
Wisconsin 6,675 $447K
Maryland 6,361 $537K
West Virginia 5,889 $407K
Oregon 5,528 $429K
Colorado 5,462 $391K
Nebraska 4,905 $287K
Minnesota 4,350 $316K
Utah 4,238 $335K
Idaho 3,243 $205K
Nevada 3,214 $233K
New Mexico 3,107 $156K
Montana 2,878 $149K
Delaware 2,682 $247K
South Dakota 1,867 $95.2K
Rhode Island 1,860 $138K
Alaska 1,715 $72.4K
Hawaii 1,692 $142K
New Hampshire 1,544 $134K
Maine 1,285 $126K
Wyoming 1,181 $60.6K
North Dakota 1,175 $55.9K
Vermont 626 $50.3K
District of Columbia 496 $38.2K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for COUMADIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WILLIAM WOODS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

COLUMBIA

Missouri

LINDA POWERS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SOUTH HILL

Virginia

ROBERT WENGER MD

Thoracic Surgery Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery

Claims Filled50

COATESVILLE

Pennsylvania

PUNEET KHANNA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

RANCHO MIRAGE

California

GARY LUCKASEN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

FORT COLLINS

Colorado

DAVID BLAZER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

DICKSON

Tennessee

DORY ALTMANN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

EAST BRUNSWICK

New Jersey

NADER RAHMANIAN MD

Claims Filled50

WYOMISSING

Pennsylvania

JOHN CORDER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HICKORY

North Carolina

TOURAGE SOLEIMANI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES COX D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

RUTHERFORD COLLEGE

North Carolina

GLENN BARQUET M.D.PA

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

DAVID NAKAMURA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HILO

Hawaii

SANJAY KUMAR M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

SANTA BARBARA

California

JOSEPH MULARCZYK M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

EVERGREEN PARK

Illinois

JOHN CAFFARATTI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

CHETNA MITAL

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HAMILTON

Ohio

RUSSELL CIAFONE MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

HARTFORD

Connecticut

SRINIVASA CHINTALAPUDI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MAYNARDVILLE

Tennessee

JAMES FAIRLAMB M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

COLUMBIA

Missouri

MIGUEL RODRIGUEZ MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

LAKHJIT SANDHU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

FRESNO

California

A TSAI MD FACC

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

RAVENNA

Ohio

CHARLES SHAEFER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

AUGUSTA

Georgia

MARCUS MCKENZIE MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

PLANO

Texas