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PROCRIT

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

176K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 544 of 3238

$195M
Retail Cost

Rank: 124 of 3238

38,627
Patients

Rank: 570 of 3238

19,318
Prescribers

Rank: 593 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 9,526 39,824 $41.9M
New York 5,278 23,722 $34.3M
Pennsylvania 2,184 12,803 $11.3M
New Jersey 2,311 11,535 $14.7M
Florida 2,416 10,521 $12.2M
Texas 2,086 7,180 $8.65M
Ohio 1,100 5,871 $5.29M
Illinois 1,101 5,841 $5.15M
Massachusetts 952 5,343 $4.46M
Michigan 1,207 4,934 $6.09M
Georgia 837 3,961 $3.76M
Maryland 712 3,727 $3.24M
Kentucky 658 3,655 $3.5M
North Carolina 718 3,382 $3.16M
Tennessee 599 3,116 $3.72M
Virginia 584 2,761 $2.55M
Louisiana 579 2,410 $3.06M
Connecticut 420 2,365 $2.57M
Indiana 369 1,680 $1.61M
Washington 317 1,543 $1.45M
Missouri 313 1,364 $1.49M
South Carolina 292 1,337 $1.31M
Wisconsin 202 1,228 $1.02M
Mississippi 260 1,223 $1.85M
Oregon 204 984 $802K
Alabama 200 958 $1.03M
West Virginia 156 935 $716K
Arizona 198 852 $1.24M
Rhode Island 141 802 $645K
Hawaii 187 738 $622K
Delaware 142 694 $1.02M
Arkansas 145 609 $901K
Oklahoma 185 602 $1.06M
District of Columbia 106 576 $425K
Colorado 126 550 $484K
Iowa 71 489 $433K
Minnesota 95 471 $575K
Kansas 90 405 $495K
Maine 73 337 $398K
New Hampshire 56 284 $200K
Nevada 80 282 $266K
Alaska 58 259 $278K
Nebraska 31 174 $173K
Montana 28 171 $161K
South Dakota 98 $53.6K
Wyoming 18 94 $90.5K
New Mexico 26 92 $258K
Utah 25 76 $79.3K
Idaho 24 72 $73.9K
Vermont 14 61 $44.9K
North Dakota 20 $44.2K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients Methodology »

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Top prescribers for PROCRIT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JERRY SOUNG M.D.

Claims Filled117

STOCKTON

California

CARMEL PERSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled117

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

WAYNE MILLER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled116

SHAMOKIN

Pennsylvania

RIZWAN AKHTAR M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled115

RICHMOND

Kentucky

ZHIQIANG ZHANG MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled114

DUBLIN

Georgia

JUAN GUARDIA MD

Specialist

Claims Filled113

MCALLEN

Texas

JASON HO M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled112

LOS ANGELES

California

NEELOFER SOHAIL MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled112

LANCASTER

Pennsylvania

JOHN HUGHES M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled112

SAGINAW

Michigan

WENTZELLE KITCHENS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled110

SANDERSVILLE

Georgia

HASHIM KAZMI MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled110

BAKERSFIELD

California

MICHELLE YOUNG M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled110

COMMACK

New York

DEVARAJAN IYENGAR M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled109

BAYONNE

New Jersey

JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled108

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

TARUN WASIL MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled108

NEW HYDE PARK

New York

ALFRED MALOMO M.D

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled107

ROCHESTER

New York

KIN LAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled107

NEW YORK

New York

ARMEN MELIK-ABRAMIANS PHARMD

Pharmacist, Pharmacotherapy

Claims Filled106

FONTANA

California

JASON LEVITZ M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled106

DENVILLE

New Jersey

VICTOR VAZQUEZ-RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled105

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

JORGE OTOYA MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled105

KISSIMMEE

Florida

TIEN-TSAI TSAI M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled105

NEW YORK

New York

EMMANUEL QUIEN MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled105

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

GERRY RUBIN MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled105

BAY SHORE

New York

EMMANUEL OKOLO MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled104

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania