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Health
9:45 am
Tue April 30, 2013

Sunshine Having An Impact On Drug Company Payments To Doctors In N.H.

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As part of the Affordable Care Act, pharmaceutical company payments to doctors will become public information starting in 2014. But a slice of those disclosures is already available, and the impact of transparency is being felt across New Hampshire.

In the last four years, New Hampshire doctors and nurse practitioners have taken in $5.8 million in money from drug companies.

But in 2012, for the highest earning doctors, there was a noticeable decline. In fact, every one of the top 10 recipients in the state saw his or her total compensation go down or hold flat last year.

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NH News
5:18 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments In N.H. Generic Drug Case

The big question surrounding the case is whether federally-regulated generic drug makers can be held liable if a jury finds their product defective under state law
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Today the US Supreme Court heard arguments related to the case of a New Hampshire woman seriously injured after taking a generic drug

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