Error: You Have No Payments from Pharma

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The federal government has a word for physicians who don't have financial relationships with pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers: "Error."

This week, the government began allowing doctors to log into a secure website to check the payments attributed to them by drug and device makers. This information will be made public later this year under the Physician Payment Sunshine Act, a part of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. In advance, if doctors ...MORE

 

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