I know I rant repeatedly about the abuses in the substance abuse healthcare field when it comes to kickbacks and patient brokering. However, know that for every article I send out, there are easily 10 or more addressing abuses in the traditional health care field. Here is but one example from yesterday.
I tend to believe society views similar actions in the substance abuse field more harshly because of the stigma associated with addicts and treatment providers. Stated otherwise, our society tends to find it easier to be a critic of this second tier of our health care paradigm.
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