Total Transparency Manifesto

Trust First

Guest blog by internist physician Dr. Aaron Stupple, about trust and why he signed on as a founding member of Who’s My Doctor.

“In the busy life of medicine, establishing trust is hard. The forces that inform our priorities as physicians are often subtle…..” Read More...

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."