Medical corruption in India recently organised a play to bring awareness about the doctor commission system prevalent in the diagnostic sector of the country. In many cases, doctors get 20 to 60% of the price of the test from the lab as referral commission. MCI considers this illegal because

  • It leads to unnecessary testing which may expose patients to discomfort and dangerous radiation in some cases.
  • It increases the cost of the tests significantly which cause financial hardships on the economically weaker patients.

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Many newspapers supported the initiative by and published articles highlighting the practice.

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