How Doctors Feel About the Affordable Care Act in 2015
Nearly 400 healthcare providers responded to the Affordable Care Act Survey between December 2014 and February 2015, answering questions about how their opinion on health reform has changed since it was signed into law in March 2010. View the slideshow…
Various government regulations exist to manage pharmaceutical industry gifts and inducements to physicians. The goal is to decrease the influence that pharmaceutical marketing efforts have on physician prescribing practices. The Department of Health and Human Services, through its Office of the Inspector General (OIG), issued a compliance document on April 27, 2003, titled, OIG Compliance Program Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers. The document provides guidance related to kickbacks and other illegal remuneration, relationships with sales agents, drug samples, and other considerations.
Renal & Urology News invites its nephrologist and urologist readers to answer the following poll question: