True Story….I have been there, and I can't begin to tell you about the "perks"…
True Story….I have been there, and I can't begin to tell you about the “perks” of prescribing certain companies' drugs. Enough to add an additional $20k/year (at least). But, how many vacations can you take? How many $80 filet mignons can one eat? And, I never liked the escargot or caviar, anyway. Just give me a good ole tomato sandwich on some “light bread” (gluten-free now) and I'm a happy camper! Haven't had a drug rep walk in my clinic in over 12 years, yet I still write prescriptions….maybe not enough of them? Timeline PhotosGlaxoSmithKline Forced To Stop Paying Doctors To Promote Drugs After Major Bribery Investigation
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) said this week it will respond to pressure to stop paying doctors to promote its products through speaking engagements and end linking compensation for its sales representatives to the number of prescriptions doctors write. The move comes amid a major bribery investigation in China.