Hadassah to Remind Doctors of Medicine Costs

Plan aimed at reminding medical staff of the cost of the treatments they are prescribing arouses opposition among some at the cash-strapped Jerusalem hospital.

Doctors at Jerusalem’s Hadassah Medical Center have received a surprising letter from the hospital director, Yuval Weiss, telling them that starting next month when they make prescriptions online, little dollar signs will appear by the drugs they order.