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Prescriber Checkup

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Medicare Part D Claims
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 103,749 $6.61M
Florida 82,480 $2.89M
California 42,626 $2.08M
Texas 24,074 $1.14M
New Jersey 23,999 $1.38M
Puerto Rico 23,155 $729K
Ohio 16,973 $974K
Pennsylvania 16,853 $911K
Michigan 12,216 $684K
Illinois 11,606 $539K
North Carolina 8,078 $432K
Massachusetts 6,722 $412K
Georgia 6,632 $360K
Washington 5,973 $293K
Virginia 5,595 $295K
Connecticut 5,143 $320K
Missouri 4,980 $232K
Maryland 4,751 $258K
Tennessee 4,270 $235K
Alabama 4,022 $180K
Arizona 4,017 $174K
Indiana 3,681 $181K
Minnesota 3,644 $125K
Wisconsin 3,528 $155K
South Carolina 3,496 $209K
Hawaii 3,416 $190K
Kentucky 2,985 $185K
Oregon 2,826 $128K
Louisiana 2,621 $127K
Mississippi 2,578 $127K
Iowa 2,018 $83.2K
Colorado 1,960 $85K
New Mexico 1,944 $85.1K
Arkansas 1,900 $78.3K
Nevada 1,831 $79.5K
Oklahoma 1,795 $68.4K
Kansas 1,599 $76.8K
West Virginia 1,387 $75.8K
Maine 1,242 $60.3K
New Hampshire 1,158 $57.5K
Rhode Island 1,143 $68.1K
Utah 1,022 $44.3K
Nebraska 828 $33.1K
Delaware 811 $46K
District of Columbia 805 $48.1K
Idaho 688 $32.9K
South Dakota 393 $13.1K
Montana 374 $12.5K
North Dakota 332 $9,889
Vermont 313 $12.1K
Wyoming 163 $5,851
Alaska 94 $3,883
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

Incorrect Info?

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