BHN Exclusive: Mass gift ban takes a beating from ACRE

Thursday’s inaugural meeting of the Association of Clinical Researchers and Educators drew a full house to the Bornstein Amphitheater at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  Members of the group believe that disclosure rules and gift bans for doctors – like the one that just went into effect in Massachusetts –  are too strict.  The meeting program describes the issue this … Continue reading BHN Exclusive: Mass gift ban takes a beating from ACRE

Stossel, conflicts and the new Health Wonk Review

First, check out this week’s edition of the Health Wonk Review, hosted by The NewHealth Dialogue Blog. Paul Testa goes for the carnival theme.  “It's time to let your inner wonk wander through a spectacle that's as uniquely American as apple pie and health reform.” Then check out the Globe story on docs who are … Continue reading Stossel, conflicts and the new Health Wonk Review