Dollars for Docs
How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors
Pharmaceutical and medical device companies are now required by law to release details of their payments to a variety of doctors and U.S. teaching hospitals for promotional talks, research and consulting, among other categories. Use this tool to search for general payments (excluding research and ownership interests) made from August 2013 to December 2014. | Related Story: A Pharma Payment A Day Keeps Docs’ Finances OK »
Has Your Doctor Received Drug Company Money?
in disclosed payments
Top 50 Companies
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Doctors Paid the Most Often
Payments in Your State
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Details behind our drug company money database.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Open Payments data.
Search for payments made by 17 drug companies between 2009 and 2013.
Our comprehensive analysis of drug company spending on doctors in the last five months of 2013 shows the most-promoted products typically were not cures, breakthroughs or top sellers.
The causes are not clear, but men account for more than 90 percent of the 300 doctors who received the most money from drug and medical device companies, according to new federal data.
Flaws in information submitted to Open Payments, a government database of financial relationships in the medical field, complicated our analysis.
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Note: We have made some effort to normalize the data and eliminate duplicates, but data is primarily as it has been reported by the companies to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. If you spot an error, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.