Capsules: New Website Will Disclose Health Industry Payments To Doctors; Video: What Insurance Exchanges Mean For Consumers

Now on Kaiser Health News blog, Ankita Rao reports on a new government website that will make public information about financial relationships between physicians and other parts of the health care industry: "To comply with a provision in the Affordable Care Act, drug and device manufacturers, along with group purchasing organizations, will have to disclose all of their payments and other compensation to physicians and teaching hospitals. Those who don’t comply could be fined" (Rao, 4/23).

Also on Capsules, a video of Kaiser Health News' Jenny Gold, who appeared on C-SPAN to discuss the insurance exchanges where consumers will be able to purchase coverage beginning Oct. 1 (4/22). Check out what else is on the blog.

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