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Seeking Your Help in Total Transparency

Here our joint provider-patient petition to call for honesty and transparency in medical care. Please sign here! Read More...

What Do Patients Think About Transparency?

In the ER, my patients have responded positively to my disclosure. “I had no idea doctors get paid to do more,” some said, while others were surprised: “I thought all doctors got paid by drug companies.” Nobody has said, I wish you didn’t tell me, or why are you explaining this to me.

Here is what prominent patient advocates have to say.
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How to Fight Fear and Restore Trust in Medicine

For the last week, I’ve been trying something new. This is how I've been introducing myself to my patients in the ER:
"I'm Dr. Leana Wen. I'm your doctor. I belong to an initiative called "Who's My Doctor," that aims for transparency in medicine. I accept no money from drug companies or device companies. I do not make any more from ordering more tests or procedures on you, and I also don't make more for ordering less. I'm telling you this so that you can be sure that everything I do for you is in your best interest."
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