EPIC Program Annual Data Tables 2006-2007: Table X

Table X
Distribution of Claims and Payments by Pharmacy Type*
Type of Pharmacy**Number
Number of
Payments to Pharmacies
Total4,42611,240,298 $670,744,851
Chain2,2807,343,731 $423,653,912
Clinical77203,308 $7,881,010
Independent2,0643,691,813 $239,020,787
Mail Order197 $17,033
Other41,349 $172,109

* Table X contains the number of active pharmacies, the number of claims and the sum of the payments to the pharmacies for each type of pharmacy. Comparison of this table from this program year (October 1, 2006-September 30, 2007) to the previous shows an increase in the total number of pharmacies.

** Types of Pharmacies include: Chain='Chain'; Clinical='Alternate Dispensing' and 'Government/Federal'; Independent='Independent' and 'Franchise'; Mail Order='Mail Order.