Saturday September 19, 2020

How doctors and hospitals cash in from Big Pharma

Big drug firms pay almost one-third of senior HSE doctors

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor

@susmitchellsbp
6th November, 2016

A Sunday Business Post investigation today reveals that drug companies are funding dozens of medical and nursing posts in some of the biggest hospitals in the country, while almost one-third of the HSE’s most senior doctors are receiving money from pharmaceutical firms.

The investigation also found that hospitals are unable to account for millions of euro that pharmaceutical companies say they paid them.

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