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Re: [IP] pump question concerning possible doctor's commissions



With ALL this free stuff being give out how come I don't have a Minimed 
mouse pad ?
robert b
who collects mouse pads - free ones :-)

> Just a thought - I worked for a company in which the sales people acted
> as brokers for certain products.  They were able to sell from various
> other companies (I'm trying to be discreet in how I do this!).  Although
> there are strict laws about what can be given to someone for pushing
> their product over another (this business is highly regulated), there
> are ways of getting around those laws - all which are legal - I know
> because I have seen it first hand.  So it wouldn't surprise me that the
> regulation that George mentioned is out there, I am sure that they pump
> companies have found a way to get around it.
>
> Linda & Dee
> dxd 12/98 - pumping with Deltec Cosmo since 11/18/04 (and loving it!)
>
>
>  It is a common problem with many clinics around the world, I would
> imagine,
> that one company is , shall we say, pursuading many MDs and CDE/RNs to
> push
> their product and not even giving the patients a choice.  The
> competition for
> pumping patients isnow extremely high and some companies are not use to
> having
> any competition.  So they look for what most people would consider
> unfair
> medical practices to sway the public to their company and products.
> .
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