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A 29-year-old female asked:

Do pcps get a kickback for refering patients to specialists or prescribing meds? i have heard this and wondered if it was true.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Kickback laws: The federal government has put anti-kickback laws and STARK regulations in place to discourage this practice and penalties are stiff.

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