VA Painkillers Map

By Veronica Dietrich | vdietrich@kamr.com

Published 05/23 2014 11:06AM

Updated 05/23 2014 11:09AM

Amarillo VA is 16th out of  131 health care systems

all painkillers:
Prescriptions per 100 patients
AMARILLO113.8
313,926 patients
357,222 prescriptions
172.07 % change FROM 2001 TO 2012

Oxycodone:
7.6 prescriptions per 100 patients
313,926 patients
23,791 prescriptions
71.51 % change

Morphine:
10.8 prescriptions per 100 patients
313,926 patients
33,840 prescriptions
169.44 % change

Methadone:
1 prescriptions per 100 patients
313,926 patients
3,111 prescriptions
3900 % change

Hydrocodone:
94.4 prescriptions per 100 patients
313,926 patients
296,480 prescriptions
181.48 % change

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