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Web Exclusive: EEOC Healthcare Bias Complaints on the Rise
Healthcare workplace bias complaints jumped 21.7% in fiscal 2010, a record pace that outstripped the also unprecedented...
Former Danbury Hospital CFO pleads guilty to wire fraud charge
William Roe, the former CEO of Danbury Hospital arrested in August and charged with defrauding the hospital out of...
Web Exclusive: Medtronic Begins Disclosing Payments to Physicians
Medical-device company Medtronic, Inc. has begun voluntarily posting annual physician payments exceeding $5,000 on its...
Data on fees to doctors is called hard to parse
Pfizer recently became the latest big drug maker to start disclosing payments to doctors who act as consultants or...
Minnesota-based Park Nicollet Health Services opens a window on doctor payments
In January 2009, St. Louis Park, MN-based Park Nicollet Health Services began posting the payments its practitioners...
Medtronic to disclose payments to doctors
Medical device maker Medtronic Inc. has announced that it will begin disclosing payments to U.S. physicians. Medtronic...
Spine doctors are adopting strict rules on payments
The North American Spine Society, a medical society representing U.S. spine surgeons, has taken the rare step of...
Penn Medicine to disclose doctors' drug ties
Beginning in spring 2009, the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and its health system, known collectively...
Cleveland Clinic discloses doctors' industry ties
The Cleveland Clinic plans to announce it has begun publicly reporting the business relationships that any of its 1,800...
Drug companies to reveal grant practices
For years, large drug and medical device manufacturers have provided consulting fees, free trips to exotic locales and...