“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” –Joseph Goebbels
The Expansion of Physician Health Programs (PHPs) to Other Populations
The vast majority of people know little or nothing about Physician Health Programs (PHPs). PHPs are essentially Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) for doctors.
Physician Health Programs (PHPs) are being called the “gold-standard” and “new paradigm” for EAPs. Claims of unparalleled success are being used to promote PHPs to other populations as a “replicable model of recovery.”
Drs. Robert Dupont and Gregory Skipper are promoting PHPs as “A New Paradigm for Long-Term Recovery” claiming an 80% success rate in doctors.
An article entitled “What Might Have Saved Philip Seymour Hoffman,” claims PHPs “ought to be considered models for our citizenry” and the “best…
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