ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

Top Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Prescribers in Louisiana

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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
RICHARD COOPER NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

231

$4,475

132
75 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$19
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

LAURA MAHAFFEY A.C.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

246

$83.5K

58
40 are 65+

61%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$340
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

DILLON HART ACNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

335

$7,668

88
70 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$23
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

KELLIE MORASCO NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

422

$4,532

266
126 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

SHERI PORTER NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

462

$20.2K

79
59 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

ALLYSON DELAUNE NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

886

$60.8K

109
80 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

MELISSA KLEIN ACNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

943

$56K

242
157 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

PAUL MYERS RN,NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

977

$260K

122
93 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$266
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

LAURA HOLLAND NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,023

$50.4K

295
277 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

VERNE CHAMPAGNE NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,151

$54.2K

488
371 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

DENA NOVAK ACNP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,227

$302K

191
134 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$246
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

DEANNA MCKEE

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,308

$84.2K

211
172 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

MARY SPEYRER N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,355

$77.8K

288
266 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

SEAN FITZSIMMONS NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,357

$93K

205
98 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

LYNDSAY MIXON ACNP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,361

$66K

169
125 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

SAMMI SMITH MD

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,424

$354K

171
125 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$249
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

BRINTON FEGLEY NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,554

$58.3K

254
208 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

RICKI LINARELLO NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,649

$137K

319
153 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

JEANNINE FREDERICK NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,676

$174K

217
168 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

MIRANDA WADDELL MSN, APRN, ANCP-BC,

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,780

$86.6K

285
242 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

CHARLA KNAPP NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,788

$110K

143
96 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

SHARON DEAR MSN, ACNP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,813

$87.3K

206
160 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

LYNN ECKHARDT NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,829

$216K

322
298 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$118
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

BARBARA TERRELL APRN

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,969

$70.8K

257
210 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

ANITA RICHARD NP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

1,980

$511K

265
187 are 65+

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$258
Average prescription price

Avg: $77

Sources

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