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Prescriber Checkup

DONNA FLADD N.P.

465 N MAIN ST JDK CENTER

Penn yan | New York | 14527

(315) 531-2400

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At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012

Nurse Practitioner

Self-Reported Primary Specialty

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3,521Medicare Part D Prescriptions Filled, Including Refills

Rank: 54 out of 427

$524K Total Retail Price of All Prescriptions

Rank: 23 out of 427

202 Patients Receiving at Least One Drug in Part D
18%Patients 65 Years and Older
92% 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
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Schedule Two
Controlled Substances

8% of this provider’s 202 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule two drug, compared to an average of 8%.

Schedule Three
Controlled Substances

N/A

Risky Drugs to Seniors

11% of this provider’s 665 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.

Brand Name Drugs

23% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 26%.

Prescription Price

$149 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $107 among peers.

Prescriptions per Patient

17 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 9.


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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 New York
ABILIFY 177 0 1 49
RISPERIDONE 176 28 2 29
LAMOTRIGINE 154 38 3 28
BUPROPION XL 142 35 4 89
QUETIAPINE FUMARATE 142 38 4 51
ESCITALOPRAM OXALATE 132 34 6 96
SERTRALINE HCL 128 17 7 22
OLANZAPINE 128 28 7 77
LITHIUM CARBONATE 119 35 9 188
VENLAFAXINE HCL ER 115 0 10 102
CHLORPROMAZINE HCL 112 15 11 239
BENZTROPINE MESYLATE 111 0 R 12 69
TRAZODONE HCL 106 14 13 35
DIVALPROEX SODIUM 87 12 14 70
HYDROXYZINE HCL 82 19 R 15 199
ZIPRASIDONE HCL 79 27 16 153
DIVALPROEX SODIUM ER 75 0 17 76
HALOPERIDOL 73 20 18 118
PROPRANOLOL HCL 72 0 19 228
FLUVOXAMINE MALEATE 72 0 19 224
CLOZAPINE 65 0 21 122
TRIHEXYPHENIDYL HCL 64 29 R 22 298
PAROXETINE HCL 61 13 23 68
CITALOPRAM HBR 52 21 24 19
FLUOXETINE HCL 51 0 25 81
SEROQUEL 50 13 26 170
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 Sept. 20, 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.