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Prescriber Checkup » Tennessee » Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Top Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health Prescribers in Tennessee

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JENNIFER BOGGS MSN, APRN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

7,279

$1.23M

470
61 are 65+

44%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DOROTHY BURKE A.N.P

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

6,413

$1.38M

365
38 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JAVINA SMITH RN, PMHNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

6,405

$1.03M

498
59 are 65+

53%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MESCHELL CROSSWHITE APN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

5,905

$743K

232
27 are 65+

44%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

TERESA AMENT ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

5,544

$781K

289
39 are 65+

56%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

KAREN DEWITT NP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

5,236

$727K

417
50 are 65+

34%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MELISSA MCCARTER RN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

5,167

$743K

373
51 are 65+

47%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JODY FLETCHER

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

5,142

$717K

380
60 are 65+

42%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

KAREN TIPTON PMHCNS

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,841

$909K

279
32 are 65+

47%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ROBIN DENISON APN, BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,723

$575K

324
44 are 65+

39%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JUDITH GREENE MSN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,653

$779K

276
46 are 65+

52%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JERLENA GORDON APRN-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,642

$810K

530
64 are 65+

88%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ANGELA STOKES MSN, APRN-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,574

$923K

354
62 are 65+

37%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DIANA NELSON NURSE PRACTITIONER

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,466

$469K

661
600 are 65+

32%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ELIZABETH RODGERS APN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,457

$761K

286
29 are 65+

66%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

LAURIE MILLER APRN, BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,310

$658K

290
72 are 65+

40%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DONNA MCCOIN NP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,278

$538K

349
27 are 65+

59%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

PAMELA WENGER REGISTERED NURSE

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

4,196

$497K

429
58 are 65+

33%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

RAMONA SCARBOROUGH FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,888

$480K

304
57 are 65+

23%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

LAURALEI RUSSELL MSN, APRN, BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,856

$563K

262
28 are 65+

43%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

LORI FIRESTONE NP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,601

$404K

204
32 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

WINDLE MORGAN MSN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,548

$1.01M

261
11 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

CAROLYN FREEMAN NP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,376

$373K

229
38 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

AUDRA FEGLEY APN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,376

$489K

294
37 are 65+

38%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MARY WOOD APN

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

3,329

$346K

332
38 are 65+

47%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 18%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

Sources

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