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PATRICIA SHAWBERRY M.D.

970 W WOOSTER ST SUITE 124, PSYCHOLOGICAL RESOURCES

Bowling green | Ohio | 43402

(419) 352-6666

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At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012

Psychiatry

Self-Reported Primary Specialty

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6,548Medicare Part D Prescriptions Filled, Including Refills

Rank: 27 out of 563

$895K Total Retail Price of All Prescriptions

Rank: 34 out of 563

349 Patients Receiving at Least One Drug in Part D
19%Patients 65 Years and Older
81% Subsidized Claims for Low-Income Patients

How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?

In the same specialty and state. Caveats »

Drugs That Present Special Risks
Costs of Prescribing
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this specialty
in Ohio
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Schedule Two
Controlled Substances

7% of this provider’s 349 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule two drug, compared to an average of 3%.

Schedule Three
Controlled Substances

N/A

Risky Drugs to Seniors

8% of this provider’s 1,059 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.

Brand Name Drugs

22% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 24%.

Prescription Price

$137 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $135 among peers.

Prescriptions per Patient

19 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 16.


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This Prescriber's Drugs

The table below list this provider’s drugs, the number of prescriptions and how many went to seniors. Drugs are ranked by volume and compared with the rank for all providers in the same specialty and state.

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S2

A schedule two drug. More » Schedule two drugs have a high potential for abuse and severe dependence, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration.

S3

A schedule three drug. More » Schedule three drugs have potential for abuse and dependence, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration.

A

An antipsychotic drug. More » Antipsychotics are frequently given to dementia patients, though it increases their risk of death.

R

A risky drug for seniors. More » The American Geriatrics Society has said this drug is "potentially dangerous" for seniors and might be inappropriate.

10

This provider is among the top 10 prescribers of
this drug in the country.

This provider’s prescriptions for this drug were for more days than those of peers. More » Because of this, his or her prescription count may be lower.

This provider’s prescriptions for this drug were for fewer days than those of peers. More » Because of this, his or her prescription count may be higher.

This Drug's Rank
Drug Name Total Prescriptions Filled
Including Refills
Prescriptions
to 65+
Category For this Prescriber For All Prescribers in
This Specialty in Ohio
LAMOTRIGINE 402 31 1 8
SERTRALINE HCL 359 55 2 6
CITALOPRAM HBR 353 83 3 7
QUETIAPINE FUMARATE 323 39 4 5
RISPERIDONE 318 53 5 1
TRAZODONE HCL 314 41 6 2
ABILIFY 257 13 7 4
ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE 253 23 8 13
FLUOXETINE HCL 232 25 9 9
BUPROPION XL 201 33 10 17
MIRTAZAPINE 185 44 11 16
BENZTROPINE MESYLATE 180 15 R 12 3
BUPROPION HCL SR 175 43 13 26
OLANZAPINE 173 23 14 12
PAROXETINE HCL 172 13 15 21
CYMBALTA 163 22 16 10
SEROQUEL 138 26 17 25
AMITRIPTYLINE HCL 136 49 R 18 49
LITHIUM CARBONATE 124 41 19 15
ZIPRASIDONE HCL 116 0 20 24
GABAPENTIN 109 29 21 27
VENLAFAXINE HCL ER 103 23 22 14
HYDROXYZINE HCL 100 0 R 23 58
DIVALPROEX SODIUM 95 0 24 23
BUSPIRONE HCL 90 20 25 20
HYDROXYZINE PAMOATE 89 24 R 26 29
SEROQUEL XR 85 0 27 22
OXCARBAZEPINE 82 0 28 30
METHYLPHENIDATE HCL 61 17 29 47
ZYPREXA 56 0 30 61
HALOPERIDOL 56 0 30 28
DIVALPROEX SODIUM ER 55 0 32 11
GEODON 52 0 33 56
RISPERDAL CONSTA 51 0 34 31
VENLAFAXINE HCL 51 0 34 50
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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Caveats
  • No comparisons are shown if 10 or fewer prescribers in the state share this specialty.
  • The list of top drugs includes only those for which this provider wrote 50 or more prescriptions, but all prescriptions are counted in the summary totals at the top.
  • The calculation of “Risky Drugs to Seniors” does not include drugs for which a provider wrote 11 or fewer prescriptions because Medicare redacted the information to protect patient privacy.
  • Comparisons do not take into account the medical conditions of patients. Medications for certain conditions do not have generic alternatives, so patients would receive more expensive brand name drugs.
  • This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on July 8, 2007.
  • Comparisons are based on each provider’s current address, not necessarily where he or she worked during the time period covered in this database.