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Top Hospice and Palliative Medicine Prescribers in New Jersey

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
RENGENA CHAN-TING DO

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

13,475

$1.15M

206
178 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$85
Average prescription price

VIKRANTA SHARMA MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

2,141

$94.8K

130
125 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$44
Average prescription price

STEPHEN GOLDFINE MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

1,665

$177K

207
175 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$106
Average prescription price

Sources

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