Rick Redalen, M.D.
Founder of Quest Global Benefits
The Benevolence of Big Pharma
By Rick Redalen, M.D.
When did medicine ever leave its altruistic roots of caring for fellow man to enter the world of capitalism and forget about the humanitarian aspects of medicine? When impersonal, detached corporate structure forces out philanthropic goals for the purposes of making money it is time for American people to start crying out.
The pharmaceutical industry is projected to make $1.1 trillion dollars in revenue worldwide this next year. I am sure a good portion of that will be made off the American citizen. Just think what that amount of money could do to help the hungry and poor, not to mention that the hungry and poor cannot afford these medications. No worries. I am sure big pharma is probably setting up food lines somewhere. Not! More
A humble humanitarian with a servant’s heart, Dr. Rick Redalen has helped people all over the world for decades. A man with a deep enduring sense of compassion has lived out his life’s work caring for others.
Quest Global Benefits was founded to offer employer’s a solution to our challenging economic conditions. It delivers healthcare cost containment with resources such as “Concierge Medical Triages” which provide direction to proper level of care, education programs that create transparency in medical delivery costs, compliance support for employers, drug discount cards for employees, and closed loop measurable results reporting. More