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Top Clinical Nurse Specialist 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
DANIEL SCHUBERT RN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

5,996

$684K

251
46 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$114
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

GAY BARTHOLIC CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

4,489

$597K

223
67 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$133
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

KATINA POUGIALES RN CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

3,983

$395K

189
89 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$99
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

YVONNE EISSINGER

Clinical Nurse Specialist

3,701

$389K

324
157 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

MARY KIERNAN

Clinical Nurse Specialist

3,240

$594K

138
15 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$183
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

ANITA HANDEVIDT RN CNP CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

3,171

$431K

285
70 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$136
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

SAMANTHA HUGUELET CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

2,865

$600K

141
30 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$209
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

JODIE DUNTLEY CNS, MS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

2,045

$396K

124
54 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$194
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

KAREN MARTIN CNS, APRN-BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,606

$170K

453
384 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$106
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

SHANNON WHALEY CNP

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,513

$148K

83
5 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

JEAN VANEPS CNP

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,511

$173K

56
5 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$115
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

CAROL WILSON

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,361

$172K

62
5 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

ELLEN WITKOWSKY RN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,358

$173K

78
5 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

GLORIA CANTOR CNS NP

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,337

$155K

51
5 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

DEBORAH ORMAN RN, MS, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,311

$166K

62
5 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

AMY CRUSER RN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,225

$40.1K

196
169 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

LAURIE LEABHART RN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,224

$136K

105
34 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

KATHLYN BERGERON MS, RN

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,113

$144K

86
5 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$130
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

JENNIFER BAUERLY CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,047

$21.5K

185
152 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

ELISA SMITH APRN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

1,039

$39.4K

133
90 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

BARBARA RISNES CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

902

$202K

134
86 are 65+

64%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$224
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

DEBRA TASTAD RN,CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

812

$114K

93
60 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

SAUNDA ST MARTIN

Clinical Nurse Specialist

733

$56.6K

67
53 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

MAUREEN MALLOY C.N.S.,R.N.

Clinical Nurse Specialist

593

$71.1K

50
5 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$120
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

KAREN LEAMAN CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist

449

$18.7K

85
17 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $124

Sources

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