When you qualify for a study, we explain the study’s purpose, expected benefits and any possible risks or side effects. We answer all of your questions. You make a decision about participating only after you understand the facts. Because participation is always your choice, you’re free to opt out at any time, for any reason.
When you join an Encompass study, you’ll be under the care of expert physicians and medical professionals who’ve worked at the cutting edge of medical research for more than 20 years. We take the time to get to know you and help you learn more about your condition and your treatment options. We value your time. Your appointments will be convenient for you. We won’t keep you waiting to see the doctor. Our office is easy to find, conveniently located and there’s plenty of free parking.
Access to high quality healthcare, physical exams, lab tests & radiology
Meeting the physician and medical staff
Discussing the study treatment
Compensation for time and travel expenses
People take part in studies for different reasons – here are the top four: