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Top Nurse Practitioner Prescribers in Minnesota

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
MICHELE MERTEN CNP

Nurse Practitioner

80

$2,537

19
14 are 65+

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$32
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

KATY CHARBONEAU NP

Nurse Practitioner

117

$7,097

36
31 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

SCOTT FAUST NP

Nurse Practitioner

142

$3,354

93
58 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

JOSIE HAYES NP

Nurse Practitioner

149

$18.6K

48
43 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$125
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

LISA VON WALD AGPCNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

184

$3,607

101
82 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

ERLA DUTKOWSKI ANP

Nurse Practitioner

185

$36.6K

91
72 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$198
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

SHEILA BUEHLER RN

Nurse Practitioner

185

$17.9K

117
112 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$97
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

SARASWATHI BHADRAREDDY ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

202

$71.8K

46
13 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$356
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

REBECCA MENDOZA RNC, OGNP

Nurse Practitioner

209

$23.7K

35
16 are 65+

68%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

ZACHARY LERNER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

223

$4,922

99
94 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

JOAN LARKIN NP

Nurse Practitioner

237

$11.2K

108
75 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

SUSAN BAUMAN RN NP

Nurse Practitioner

243

$84.9K

54
35 are 65+

53%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$349
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

LINDA LOHNES NP

Nurse Practitioner

245

$5,159

110
79 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

JENNIFER MEZZENGA N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

248

$10.3K

54
49 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

CHRISTINE MAXFIELD ANP

Nurse Practitioner

258

$46.9K

103
89 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$182
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

FAYE OTIS N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

261

$5,561

39
39 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

LAURIE VLASAK NP

Nurse Practitioner

268

$16.3K

90
75 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

EMILY SORENSEN NP

Nurse Practitioner

271

$71.6K

63
38 are 65+

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$264
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

HANNAH TANNER FNP

Nurse Practitioner

279

$24.8K

103
72 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

MELISSA KATUSKY LOR CNP

Nurse Practitioner

292

$26K

46
13 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

MARTHA MANGAN RN

Nurse Practitioner

312

$25.1K

67
62 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

ELIZABETH BACHORIK NP

Nurse Practitioner

319

$66.8K

76
54 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$209
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

ERIKA HALVERSON N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

328

$16.3K

103
92 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

KYLE DEXHEIMER NP-C

Nurse Practitioner

331

$176K

107
74 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$532
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

DALENE BOTT KITSLAAR NP

Nurse Practitioner

333

$41.5K

104
99 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$124
Average prescription price

Avg: $76

Sources

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