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SAPHRIS

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

150K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 577 of 3238

$81.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 249 of 3238

27,825
Patients

Rank: 645 of 3238

15,703
Prescribers

Rank: 649 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 2,558 14,231 $7.75M
New York 1,629 9,407 $5.26M
Texas 2,008 9,177 $5.07M
Florida 1,850 8,400 $4.83M
Michigan 1,464 7,468 $4.14M
Ohio 1,206 7,446 $3.66M
Pennsylvania 1,063 5,945 $3.18M
Missouri 1,058 5,534 $2.91M
Indiana 970 5,342 $2.8M
Tennessee 1,142 5,077 $2.84M
North Carolina 1,140 5,073 $2.9M
Alabama 783 4,073 $2.12M
Louisiana 779 3,932 $1.95M
Illinois 707 3,894 $2.08M
Georgia 705 3,597 $1.81M
New Jersey 656 3,461 $1.86M
Kentucky 670 3,235 $1.83M
Mississippi 663 3,124 $1.7M
Virginia 656 3,115 $1.72M
Connecticut 479 2,746 $1.47M
Maryland 480 2,594 $1.4M
Wisconsin 374 2,556 $1.46M
Minnesota 452 2,539 $1.44M
Oklahoma 528 2,354 $1.3M
Iowa 366 2,333 $1.27M
Oregon 368 2,064 $1.1M
Massachusetts 431 2,004 $1.12M
Colorado 303 1,967 $1.05M
Washington 332 1,931 $1.09M
Kansas 337 1,724 $902K
Arkansas 345 1,644 $1M
South Carolina 309 1,443 $842K
Arizona 260 1,177 $651K
Nebraska 195 1,085 $658K
Utah 188 945 $534K
Nevada 197 874 $485K
Idaho 136 866 $444K
Hawaii 135 711 $393K
West Virginia 170 624 $348K
Montana 103 504 $287K
Maine 87 489 $273K
New Hampshire 76 422 $237K
Alaska 62 421 $174K
Rhode Island 72 370 $197K
New Mexico 68 336 $191K
District of Columbia 76 335 $174K
Delaware 73 288 $166K
South Dakota 34 207 $119K
North Dakota 36 157 $82.1K
Wyoming 21 131 $71.1K
Vermont 17 86 $46.5K
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 SAPHRIS

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARCO RODRIGUEZ APONTE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled90

PONCE

Puerto Rico

ANNA NUSBAUM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled56

WAUWATOSA

Wisconsin

JAMES PERSING MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled54

MENOMONIE

Wisconsin

JOSEPH BURGARINO M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled105

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

MELVIN HAGGART MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled54

JEFFERSON

Wisconsin

JAMES CHRISTENSON MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled121

RACINE

Wisconsin

JOSEPH BERGS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled86

RACINE

Wisconsin

STEVEN ORTELL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled177

ELKHORN

Wisconsin

LAUREN AKERS ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled72

TACOMA

Washington

SANDRA CARRIER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled123

EVERETT

Washington

SYLVIA LAGDAN ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled57

TACOMA

Washington

NAVID VASSEY

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

SPOKANE

Washington

JOANNE SPRUNGER M.N., A.R.N.P

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled56

EVERETT

Washington

GALE LEE A.R.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled72

EVERETT

Washington

TIMOTHY KANE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled58

FISHERSVILLE

Virginia

NICHOLAS EMILIANI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

COLONIAL HEIGHTS

Virginia

KRISTA CASEBOLT APRN-BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult

Claims Filled63

FARMVILLE

Virginia

JENNIFER OLDHAM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled113

CULPEPER

Virginia

CURTIS CANNING M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled62

NORTH LOGAN

Utah

BENJAMIN THATCHER D.O.

Forensic Psychiatry

Claims Filled61

SALT LAKE CITY

Utah

PRADEEP ROY M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled102

KINGWOOD

Texas

OLUYEMI AINA M.D.

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled95

SHERMAN

Texas

NICK POMONIS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled134

ORANGE

Texas

ADOLPHUS LEWIS DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled55

FORT WORTH

Texas

DOVER ROTH M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

HOUSTON

Texas