VPR’s Jane Lindholm talks with Paul Harrington of the Vermont Medical Society and Assistant Attorney General Wendy Morgan about new rules that strengthen Vermont’s already tough approach to pharmaceutical manufacturers.
leading mental health advocacy group is calling on doctors and hospitals to
reject gifts from the pharmaceutical industry.
Vermont Association for Mental Health says the payments to doctors create a
conflict of interest that could compromise patient care.
medical professionals say they are already taking steps to limit the influence
of drug companies.
VPR’s John Dillon reports.