The Doctors and Drugs in Medicare Part D
At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2016
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 62 out of 168 providers in this state and specialty
Rank: 72 out of 168 providers in this state and specialty
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in Connecticut lower than average
This provider prescribed antipsychotics to at least one but fewer than 11 patients who are 65 and older, so Medicare redacted the exact figure. Comparisons are not shown.
26% of this provider’s 142 patients filled at least one prescription for an antibiotic drug, compared to an average of 20%.
8% of this provider’s 142 patients filled at least one prescription for an opioid, compared to an average of 12%.
Brand Name Drugs
23% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 21%.
$80 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $127 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
11 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
How This Provider’s Patients Compare
Doctors often say their patients are sicker or more complex than those of their peers. The measure displayed below, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, takes into account patients’ characteristics to estimate whether they are expected to have above-average Medicare spending. It considers patients’ age, sex, diagnoses from the past year and other factors. This provider’s score below takes into account all patients.
This Prescriber's Drugs
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This provider is among the top 10 prescribers of this drug in the country.
This Drug's Rank
|Drug Name||Total Prescriptions Filled with Refills||
|Patients Receiving this Drug||Category||For this Prescriber||For this Prescriber's Peers|
prescriptions, 5% of all prescriptions
patients, 10% of all patients
prescriptions, 4% of all prescriptions
patients, 12% of all patients
About This Data
- No comparisons are shown if there are fewer than 20 prescribers in the state share this specialty.
- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on Aug. 15, 2013.