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Prescriber Checkup » Connecticut » Nurse Practitioner

Top Nurse Practitioner Prescribers in Connecticut

Top Prescribers

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare Part D only.

Prescriber Claims Filled Total Cost Medicare Part D Patients Claims for Brand Name Drugs Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
CHERRILYN RICHMOND APRN

Nurse Practitioner

743

$83.9K

186
162 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

CAROLE MONTANO APRN

Nurse Practitioner

1,965

$253K

105
14 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$129
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

PATRICIA FERRARO A.P.R.N.

Nurse Practitioner

358

$21.9K

155
139 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

NANCY WANG-D'AMATO APRN

Nurse Practitioner

2,845

$444K

158
30 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

9%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$156
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

CRAIG SMITH A P R N

Nurse Practitioner

1,102

$141K

64
12 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$128
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

ANDREA STEWART APRN

Nurse Practitioner

1,942

$353K

195
84 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$182
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

LISA BARBAROTTA APRN

Nurse Practitioner

501

$144K

55
40 are 65+

33%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$288
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

KARREN SLADE

Nurse Practitioner

935

$93.2K

253
157 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$100
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

SANDRA PALMER A.P.R.N.

Nurse Practitioner

299

$26.9K

83
73 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

JOANN ORSATTI NP-C

Nurse Practitioner

1,985

$138K

187
62 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

JOSE LATORRE APRN

Nurse Practitioner

3,818

$528K

150
61 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$138
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

HEATHER ALFONSO MSN APRN

Nurse Practitioner

12,114

$2.48M

681
145 are 65+

94%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$205
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

CYNTHIA CURTO APRN

Nurse Practitioner

600

$50.5K

135
127 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

SUNI JACOB APRN

Nurse Practitioner

2,955

$165K

500
331 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

PHYLLIS SCHLING APRN

Nurse Practitioner

7,344

$427K

281
167 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

LYNN RAPSILBER APRN BC

Nurse Practitioner

1,209

$430K

244
157 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$355
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

MILLICENT MALCOLM APRN

Nurse Practitioner

2,234

$115K

106
104 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

GERALYN SPOLLETT APRN

Nurse Practitioner

1,893

$332K

201
108 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$176
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

JESSICA VANRYE-PLASSE APRN

Nurse Practitioner

4,028

$407K

201
122 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

FRANCIS GORMAN APRN

Nurse Practitioner

3,138

$196K

273
118 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

ANITA SALERNO APRN

Nurse Practitioner

1,285

$303K

128
95 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

64%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$235
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

TRICIA CARON APRN

Nurse Practitioner

4,816

$281K

222
108 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

HEATHER PLATT APRN

Nurse Practitioner

2,757

$190K

167
63 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

VERONICA EGBUNIKE APRN

Nurse Practitioner

5,653

$367K

245
82 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

MARIA JACQUEZ APRN

Nurse Practitioner

4,317

$344K

510
322 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 33%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $132

Sources

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; National Technical Information Service; First Databank