Components of Trend for the Top 10 Medicaid Specialty Therapy Classes

Ranked by 2014 PMPY Spend

Trend
Rank Therapy Class PMPY Spend Utilization Unit Cost Total
1 Hepatitis C
$55.02 4.6% 317.2% 321.8%
2 HIV
$48.28 0.7% 10.3% 11.0%
3 Inflammatory Conditions $30.63 14.4% 21.5% 35.9%
4 Oncology $25.50 11.2% 11.8% 23.0%
5 Multiple Sclerosis
$24.52 0.2% 11.3% 11.5%
6 Miscellaneous Specialty Conditions
$9.66 39.4% 26.6% 66.0%
7 Growth Deficiency
$8.20 -9.2% 4.2% -5.0%
8 Cystic Fibrosis
$7.29 1.7% 6.7% 8.5%
9 Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension $5.60 7.5% -2.8% 4.8%
10 Anticoagulants $4.92 -2.0% -13.2% -15.2%
TOTAL SPECIALTY $245.01 -0.9% 36.7% 35.8%