Components of Trend for the Top 10 Medicare Specialty Therapy Classes

Ranked by 2014 PMPY Spend




Trend
Rank Therapy Class PMPY Spend Utilization Unit Cost Total
1 Oncology $206.97 24.6% 12.6% 37.2%
2 Multiple Sclerosis $106.09 15.9% 12.1% 27.9%
3 Hepatitis C $106.02 145.2% 922.3% 1,067.5%
4 Inflammatory Conditions
$86.95 12.8% 17.8% 30.7%
5 HIV $65.38 0.5% 7.8% 8.3%
6 Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
$34.66 13.4% 10.6% 24.0%
7 Miscellaneous Specialty Conditions
$29.80 29.1% 27.4% 56.6%
8 Anticoagulants $14.31 -3.1% -12.9% -15.9%
9 Immune Deficiency $13.61 29.4% -5.9% 23.6%
10 Blood Cell Deficiency
$13.60 -1.7% 11.3% 9.6%

TOTAL SPECIALTY $724.94 11.6% 34.3% 45.9%