Physician Payments Sunshine: Colombia Seeks to Join Global Transparency Trend – via @policymed

“The Colombia Ministry of Health and Social Protection recently published a draft law which would require pharmaceutical and device manufacturers to disclose their payments and in-kind transfers to “those who participate in any manner in the provision, insurance, or education in the health sector.” The reports will be made public on a searchable database.

Colombia follows a long list of countries that have reporting laws, including the U.S. Sunshine Act, EFPIA in the European Union, and the French Sunshine Act.

View Colombia’s draft resolution (translated to English) here.” […]

Read more: http://www.policymed.com/2014/10/physician-payments-sunshine-act-columbia-seeks-to-join-global-transparency-trend.html

Related post: http://chaoticpharmacology.com/2015/02/04/prices-of-new-medicines-threaten-colombiass-health-reform/

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